Violent Clash Between Pro-Palestinian, Pro-Israel Protestors in NYC
Violence erupted at a protest outside the Israeli consulate in New York City amid the conflict between Israel and Hamas in the Gaza Strip. On Tuesday, multiple arrests were made as protesters clashed with police and pro-Israel demonstrators as clashes continue between Israel and the Palestinian people.
Hundreds of people took place in the 'Free Palestine' protest, chanting and holding Palestinian flags as they walked down Second Avenue and made their way downtown. Protesters could be heard chanting: 'Gaza, Gaza don't you cry, we will never let you die!'
According to a flyer on Twitter, the demonstration was called an 'Emergency Rally to Defend Palestine .’ It was one of many that took place throughout the country on Tuesday. There were also protests in Atlanta, Washington D.C., Los Angeles, Boston, and Dearborn, Michigan, where President Joe Biden was visiting. (DM / VFI News)
“God we ask that you work your will toward peace and the dignity of all human life.”