Thousands of people participated in mass demonstrations in Istanbul protesting against Israeli attacks on Muslim shrines in Palestine.
The orators urged all Muslim countries to defend Jerusalem and Al-Aqsa Mosque, emphasizing Turkish people will never leave children and women to their own device against Israeli occupation. The protestors flied Palestinian flags, carried banners “Death to Israel!” and burnt down the Israeli flag.
Palestinian refugees in Iraq held a rally near the Al-Kuds Mosque in Baghdad against Israeli campaign in Jerusalem.
The mullah called the faithful to support morally the residents of Jerusalem noting that the occurring in the holy city is unacceptable.