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Yemen: Yemenis rally in thousands on Quds Day against so called 'Deal of the Century'01:32

Yemen: Yemenis rally in thousands on Quds Day against so called 'Deal of the Century'

Yemen, Sanaa
May 31, 2019 at 20:40 GMT +00:00 · Published

Thousands of people took to the streets of Yemen’s capital city Sanaa on Friday, to protest against US President Donald Trump's proposed Israel-Palestine peace deal, the so called 'Deal of the Century' on Quds Days.

Protesters were seen chanting, carrying huge Palestinian and Yemeni flags, as well as banners bearing Houthi slogans, as they marched through the streets.

This year’s demonstration focused on the total rejection of the so called “Deal of the Century”, the details of which are yet to be announced, but that is expected to prioritise the interests of Israel over the rights of Palestine.

Quds Day, which in Arabic means the Day of Jerusalem, is marked around the world with protest marches in support of Palestine, on the last Friday of the holy month of Ramadan and has drawn massive crowds since it was introduced in 1979 by the late Supreme Leader of Iran Ayatollah Khomeini.

Yemen: Yemenis rally in thousands on Quds Day against so called 'Deal of the Century'01:32
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Thousands of people took to the streets of Yemen’s capital city Sanaa on Friday, to protest against US President Donald Trump's proposed Israel-Palestine peace deal, the so called 'Deal of the Century' on Quds Days.

Protesters were seen chanting, carrying huge Palestinian and Yemeni flags, as well as banners bearing Houthi slogans, as they marched through the streets.

This year’s demonstration focused on the total rejection of the so called “Deal of the Century”, the details of which are yet to be announced, but that is expected to prioritise the interests of Israel over the rights of Palestine.

Quds Day, which in Arabic means the Day of Jerusalem, is marked around the world with protest marches in support of Palestine, on the last Friday of the holy month of Ramadan and has drawn massive crowds since it was introduced in 1979 by the late Supreme Leader of Iran Ayatollah Khomeini.

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