Pro-Palestine protests – level 1
Around 100,000 people meet in central London. They want Israel to stop bombing Gaza.
This happens after a surprise attack by Hamas and Israel’s reaction to the attack. Protesters walk through central London. The protest starts at 2 pm. It takes about three hours. The police arrest ten people. These people use fireworks or make problems. They hurt emergency workers.
At the same time, the Rafah border crossing opens. It means that help can go into Gaza. People are suffering. They have little food and water. They need more help.
You can watch the original video in the Level 3 section.
What do you think could be done to help alleviate the suffering of people in Gaza?
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