Palestinian Protesters Break Up Jerusalem Conference on Oslo Accords

(Times of Israel) Sue Surkes - Ten to 12 Palestinian activists on Wednesday broke up a meeting of Palestinians and Israelis at the American Colony Hotel in east Jerusalem to mark the 25th anniversary of the Oslo peace accords. They seized the microphone, swept papers, name cards and glasses off the speakers' table, shattering the glasses, and chanted in Arabic, "No normalization," "Jerusalem is Arab" and "No security cooperation." Then, in English, they told everyone to leave the room. The conference was sponsored by the Palestine-Israel Journal and the Friedrich Ebert Foundation.

2018-09-13 00:00:00

Full Article


Visit the Daily Alert Archive