Israeli settlers Wednesday set fire to large swaths of Palestinian-owned agricultural land near the village of Burin, to the south of Nablus in the West Bank, and injured an international activist while hurling stones at them, according to local sources.
“Firefighters are firefighters all over the world. That fraternity will always be there,” says Jim Malone, retired firefighter and member of the Scottish branch of the Fire Brigades Union (FBU). It’s a brotherhood and sisterhood, Malone says, that surpasses conflict over race, religion and physical boundaries.
Every year since 1977 the United Nations has observed the International Day of Solidarity with the Palestinian People on 29 November. EuroPal Forum invites you to a seminar on “the UN Day of Solidarity with the Palestinian People: How to end 70 years of injustice?"