Flying the Palestian Flag over Preston Town Hall ~ Friends of Al-Aqsa / Wednesday, 23rd July, 2014.
Despite protests throughout the world, Israel has continued its barbaric and inhumane assault and aggression on the civilian population of Gaza. The current death toll for the beleaguered Palestinians stands at over 650, with another nearly 5000 injured and over 100,000 displaced.
All this on top of a siege which has been in place since 2006, which has made Palestinian life unbearable. The siege has effectively turned the Gaza strip into the world’s largest open prison.
To recognise these atrocities, Preston City Council has agreed to fly the Palestinian Flag over Preston Town Hall, as a mark of solidarity and respect to the Palestinians of Gaza.
Location: Preston Town Hall
Date: Friday 25th July.2014
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