Great March of Return
The protesters are demanding the right to return to their homeland from which they were expelled by Israeli militias in 1948.
Professor Haidar Eid of the Palestinian Campaign for the Academic and Cultural Boycott of Israel talks about the resistance on the ground against Israel’s attempts to create an open-air prison in Gaza, the trajectory of the Great March of Return and the way ahead for the Palestinian resistance.
The Likud party-led coalition may now have a free hand in executing its election promises, including annexing parts or whole of the West Bank
We spoke to protesters, medical personnel and member of the March committee of women regarding the movement for the right to return of Palestinians and the response by Israeli occupation forces.
The recent military flare-up by Israel comes a few weeks before the crucial general elections in April
Israel claimed that the airstrikes were in response to two rockets that were fired at Tel Aviv. However, Israeli intelligence itself claimed that the rockets fired on Gaza were as a result of a maintenance error