Gaza Violence Protest Held in Carbondale
CARBONDALE -- Hundreds of people from the Palestinian community in southern Illinois are protesting the violence in Gaza. They took to the streets for a rally Friday afternoon. Many have family and friends in the middle of the conflict.
They could be heard and seen across downtown Carbondale. Hundreds of protesters waving signs and flags, walking through the streets Friday afternoon.
"It's so important because people's basic human rights are being taken away from them," said Ghada Naser, protester. "We here take it for granted and over there they can't even go from city to city without being stopped."
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