Thousands of pro-Palestinian activists gathered across the White House on Saturday — a whole bunch forming a human chain two miles lengthy — in protest of President Joe Biden’s dealing with of the battle in Gaza.

Thousands of pro-Palestinian activists gathered across the White House at present in protest of President Joe Biden’s dealing with of the battle in Gaza.
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Thousands of pro-Palestinian activists gathered around the White House today in protest of President Joe Biden’s handling of the war in Gaza.
Thousands of pro-Palestinian activists gathered across the White House at present in protest of President Joe Biden’s dealing with of the battle in Gaza.
(WTOP/Grace Newton)

WTOP/Grace Newton

Thousands of pro-Palestinian activists gathered around the White House today in protest of President Joe Biden’s handling of the war in Gaza.
Thousands of pro-Palestinian activists gathered across the White House at present in protest of President Joe Biden’s dealing with of the battle in Gaza.
(WTOP/Grace Newton)

WTOP/Grace Newton

Thousands of pro-Palestinian activists gathered around the White House today in protest of President Joe Biden’s handling of the war in Gaza.
Thousands of pro-Palestinian activists gathered across the White House at present in protest of President Joe Biden’s dealing with of the battle in Gaza.
(WTOP/Grace Newton)

WTOP/Grace Newton

Thousands of pro-Palestinian activists gathered around the White House today in protest of President Joe Biden’s handling of the war in Gaza.
Thousands of pro-Palestinian activists gathered across the White House at present in protest of President Joe Biden’s dealing with of the battle in Gaza.
(WTOP/Grace Newton)

WTOP/Grace Newton

Thousands of pro-Palestinian activists gathered around the White House today in protest of President Joe Biden’s handling of the war in Gaza.
Thousands of pro-Palestinian activists gathered across the White House at present in protest of President Joe Biden’s dealing with of the battle in Gaza.
(WTOP/Grace Newton)

WTOP/Grace Newton

Thousands of pro-Palestinian activists gathered around the White House today in protest of President Joe Biden’s handling of the war in Gaza.
Thousands of pro-Palestinian activists gathered across the White House at present in protest of President Joe Biden’s dealing with of the battle in Gaza.
(WTOP/Grace Newton)

WTOP/Grace Newton

Thousands of pro-Palestinian activists gathered around the White House today in protest of President Joe Biden’s handling of the war in Gaza.
Thousands of pro-Palestinian activists gathered across the White House at present in protest of President Joe Biden’s dealing with of the battle in Gaza.
(WTOP/Grace Newton)

WTOP/Grace Newton

Thousands of pro-Palestinian activists gathered around the White House today in protest of President Joe Biden’s handling of the war in Gaza.
Thousands of pro-Palestinian activists gathered across the White House at present in protest of President Joe Biden’s dealing with of the battle in Gaza.
(WTOP/Grace Newton)

WTOP/Grace Newton

Thousands of pro-Palestinian activists gathered across the White House on Saturday day — a whole bunch forming a human chain two miles lengthy — in protest of President Joe Biden’s dealing with of the battle in Gaza.

“Biden, we’re your pink line,” one organizer stated right into a megaphone as crowds cheered.

They’re responding to Biden’s feedback from early final month claiming that he would not supply offensive weapons if Israel crossed a “pink line” and launched an all-out assault on Rafah.

Though there was confirmed Israeli military activity in Rafah — the president says Israel hasn’t crossed that line but.

“A pink line is meant to imply that there are penalties for the actions of rogue states like Israel,” Nas Issa, with the Palestinian Youth Movement, stated. “And we’re right here as a motion to say that if Biden received’t draw the pink line, we are going to as a folks.”

U.S. Secret Service brokers erected fencing around the White House in anticipation of the protests.

Hundreds of organizers shaped a human chain surrounding the fence’s perimeter. Participants held a two-mile-long strip of pink paper signifying the “pink line” as different protesters marched round its border.

“We’re calling on Biden to make use of the leverage and instruments that he has at his disposal to convey Israel to the desk for cease-fire negotiations,” Issa stated. “We’re calling for an arms embargo to cease the genocidal violence that we’ve been seeing for the previous eight months. And we’re additionally calling for an finish to the occupation and the liberty for Palestinian political prisoners.”

Today, Israel accomplished its largest hostage rescue operation since the war began, bringing 4 hostages out of Gaza. Over 200 Palestinians, together with kids, have been killed within the course of, in accordance with well being officers.

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