Pro-Palestine marchers commemorate al-Quds day
The group called for more stringent government intervention regarding the Israel & Palestinian conflict.
CAPE TOWN - A group of pro-Palestinian marchers today descended on Parliament to commemorate the Islamic day of oppression.
The group called for more stringent government intervention regarding the Israel and Palestinian conflict.
A handful of people joined the al-Quds day march on the steps of Parliament.
The religious day is a call to raise awareness for all oppression in the world.
Waving Palestinian flags, several marchers highlighted the Israeli/Palestinian conflict needed to be addressed urgently.
"The issue of Palestine is a symbol of oppressed people, but [this] was a march which was initiated to support oppressed people across the world."
The group also called on government to bolster its intervention in the matter.