Thousands across Turkey protest Israel invasion in Gaza

Hundreds of thousands of people have joined demonstrations across Turkey to protest the recent Israeli invasion against Gaza.

Thousands across Turkey protest Israel invasion in Gaza

Hundreds of thousands of people have joined demonstrations across Turkey to protest the recent Israeli invasion against Gaza.

Political parties and non-governmental organizations held demonstrations in different provinces to protest the Israeli strikes.



Hundreds of thousands of people attended the demonstrations. They chanted slogans and carried banners condemning Israel and demanding an immediate halt to Israeli bombing in the Gaza Strip.

The protesters in Caglayan Square on the European side of the city shouted 'death to Israel' and 'we are all Palestinians'.



Some protesters burnt flags and effigies.

In Istanbul, the Felicity Party held a rally to protest Israeli action against Palestine. Security forces took tight measures during the rally.



Nearly 500 people have been killed and hundreds of others were injured since the beginning of Israeli offensive against Gaza on December 27.


 

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