The Palestinian popular commitees have sent out the following message,
asking for help in ending the staggering amount of aid the United states
sends to Israel; aid that is essential in maintaining the illegal military
occupation of Palestine. In London we will heed their call and demonstrate
outside the US embassy on September 17th. If you support justice for the
Palestinian people please be there, the message is;
The popular comittees-Palestine asks all those who support peace and
justice in Palestine to organise demonstrations in September outside the
US embassies of their countries calling for the end of US aid to Israel.
Demonstrations are already planned in front of the White House on
September 15th and in front of the United Nations building in New York on
September 15th, but to be successful we need to globalise the resistance.
American tax dollars go toward supporting an illegal and humiliating
occupation of Palestinian land; the construction of illegal settlements;
the annexation of Palestinian farmland; the purchase of weapons and arms
used in night raids and military strikes. Right now American money finds
its way to this part of the world where children and innocent civilians
are killed, injured, and made to suffer. It also empowers the Israeli
government to further ignore international law and perpetuate its
These demonstrations in September will tell the US government to stop
supporting this occupation and stand up for justice and freedom in
Palestine, lets spread them far and wide accross the planet.
Head of Bil'in popular committee