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Al Jazeera English published this video item, entitled “Can young activists change the dialogue on Israel-Palestine? | Inside Story” – below is their description.
Young Palestinians and some Israelis have emerged as the new face of activism against Israel’s occupation of Gaza and the West Bank that began more than 50 years ago.
They’re leading protests against Israeli air strikes and the forced displacement of Palestinians in Occupied East Jerusalem.
Social media posts on the conflict have been shared hundreds of thousands of times.
But are political leaders hearing their demands for change?
Presenter: Mohammed Jamjoom
Mariam Afifi – Palestinian activist
Morriah Kaplan – spokesperson, IfNotNow, a movement working to end American Jewish support for the occupation.
Najla Shawa – humanitarian worker
–Al Jazeera English YouTube Channel
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In This Story: Israel
Israel, a Middle Eastern country on the Mediterranean Sea, is regarded by Jews, Christians and Muslims as the biblical Holy Land. Its most sacred sites are in Jerusalem. Within its Old City, the Temple Mount complex includes the Dome of the Rock shrine, the historic Western Wall, Al-Aqsa Mosque and the Church of the Holy Sepulchre. Israel’s financial hub, Tel Aviv, is known for its Bauhaus architecture and beaches.