Despite strong calls for its cancellation, hundreds of pro-Palestinian activists have taken to the streets of Berlin, for the annual Al-Quds demonstration, which marks the day of Jerusalem.
Usually held on the last Friday of Ramadan , the protest is against, what’s viewed by the demonstrators, as Israel’s occupation of East Jerusalem.
The Israeli community in the city held a counter-demonstration – and expressed fears that anti-Semitism is gaining momentum in Germany.
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“May God curse Bashar al Assad,” said a patient at Al-Quds Hospital in East Aleppo, Syria. “The bastard has attacked us with cluster bombs.”
This is the last functioning hospital in eastern Aleppo, treating as many as 100 casualties each day.
“Supplies will run out if the situation remains as it is now, with 300,000 people under siege, under totally unhealthy circumstances,” Dr. Hamza al-Khatib, a surgeon at Al-Quds, told VICE News. He’s one of about 30 doctors left to care for a quarter of a million people in eastern Aleppo.
“Unfortunately,” he said, “there is no clear glimpse of hope.”
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