Saturday, 8 April 2017

International Prisoner Solidarity in Derry with Palestine

Many trade union, political activists and community activists took to the streets of Derry earlier this afternoon in a show of solidarity Derry political prisoners in Palestine as part of an international day of solidarity with Political Prisoners. 
The event was organised by the Derry Branch of Ireland Palestine Solidarity Campaign who have to date carried out a number of successful solidarity actions with Palestinian Political Prisoners as well as the local BDS campaign. 
A number of speakers during todays event spoke of the recent arrests of 4 Human Rights Defenders from Hebron and Palestinian student Kifah Quzmar ordered imprisoned for six months without charge or trial on Monday 3rd April highlighting the brutal oppression that Palestinians are living under every day of their lives. For more images please visit our Facebook page at Derry Anarchists.