FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
On Wednesday 7th March the Popular Committee against the Closure of Nablus is holding a demonstration at Huwwara checkpoint against the curfew imposed on the much of the city last week. The General Woman’s Union and a wide coalition of groups will be taking part in the demonstration to mark International Women’s Day, which is on March 8th. Speeches will be given condemning the Israeli invasion, during which two were killed, many injured, thousands detained and millions of dollars worth of damage to property caused. In addition the economic life of the city, which was already under siege was severely disrupted.
The groups will be meeting at 10am at the Ghurfat Al Tijara on Ard Al Razaliya to travel to Huwwara checkpoint.
Mohammed Ayesh – 0522223374
Myasser – 0599324672