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UPDATE: Mass pro-Palestinian marches held in Poland, Italy , Canada, Cyprus, and Chicago

RAMALLAH, Sunday, May 16, 2021 (WAFA) – Large crowds protested today in the Polish capital Warsaw, in Italy's Milan and Toronto of Canada in solidarity with the Palestinians and in protest against the Israeli aggression on Gaza and Jerusalem.

In Warsaw, a protest was held with the participation of officials, diplomats, condemning the Israeli aggression against the Palestinian people in the West Bank, Jerusalem, and the Gaza Strip.

Palestinian Ambassador, Mahmoud Khalifa, said that the stand witnessed the participation of members of the Palestinian community and friends of Palestine.

He added that the protestors strongly condemned the occupation policies and aggressions against the Palestinian people.

Meanwhile, the Italian city of Milan witnessed a mass protest condemning the Israeli aggression against the Palestinian people.

Protestors raised Palestinian flags, banners, and pictures showing the ruthlessness of the occupation's crimes, demanding that Israel be held accountable for its crimes and continuous violations of international law.

In Canada's Toronto, thousands participated in a demonstration, raising Palestinian flags and chanting slogans in support of the Palestinian people and their just cause.

The protestors condemned the continued Israeli attacks on the Palestinian people and their holy sanctities.

Similar pro-Palestinians protests were witnessed in Cyprus and Chicago, condemning the continued Israeli attacks on the Palestinian people and their sites, and the Israeli crimes committed against unarmed civilians in the Gaza Strip.

Protests were also held in the Grand Duchy of Luxembourg, where protesters called for the need to end the Israeli occupation and its apartheid system in occupied Palestinian territories.

Protesters condemned the ongoing Israeli escalations and aggression against the occupied West Bank, Jerusalem, and Gaza, urging Luxembourg to recognize the state of Palestine.

Meanwhile in Tunisia, thousands took to the streets in protest against the Israeli occupation and its policies, calling for an end to the ongoing Israeli aggression against Gaza, and the Palestinian people and holy sites.

Similar protests were witnessed across Morocco in condemnation of the ongoing Israeli attacks against Palestinians in Gaza and Jerusalem, and in the Sheikh Jarrah neighborhood.

Protesters renewed their condemnation of the normalization of relations with Israel and demanded an end to the Israeli attacks that affected Palestinian civilians, including children, and their properties.

A.D./T.R.

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