International Woman’s Day in East Jerusalem Blocked by Israeli Minister

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International Woman's Day

Every year, women accumulate around a universe for a day done usually for them, International Woman’s Day. The jubilee includes conferences, exhibits, fun runs, unison performances, and awards. It was hold on Mar 8, 2017.

Sadly, women of East Jerusalem were not authorised to attended their Woman’s Day. The Palestinian women were released an sequence preventing them from attending a informative event.

Director of a woman’s advocacy organization, Zahour Abu Miala, said her organisation and a eventuality are not compared with, nor do they have any connectors to a Palestine Authority (PA). They usually indispensable a mangle from a daily grind.

We usually wanted to take women out of their formidable routines in sequence to suffer a medium artistic opening – they won’t concede us even that.

Law coercion raided the Saint George Hotel after an sequence by Public Security Minister (PSM) Gilad Erdan was issued. The military afterwards delivered a sequence to a Palestinian women during a hotel. Miala said that a series of military officers who came to stop a International Woman’s Day eventuality was surprising. She told a officers a eventuality was usually for women. Nevertheless, they were treated like criminals.

Furthermore, Erdan’s decision to cancel the International Woman’s Day eventuality was since the PA designed and sponsored a festival. He went on to say, there were repeated attempts by Hamas and a PA to strengthen their grasp on East Jerusalem. The PA was perplexing to, “undermine a State of Israel’s government in Jerusalem,” and he will not concede it.

Written by Tracy Blake
Edited by Jessica Hamel


Haaretz: Israeli Minister Blocks Women’s Day Event in East Jerusalem, Citing Palestinian Authority Ties

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