Thousands demonstrate across Arab world against Israel's raid on Gaza flotilla
Largest demonstration took place in Alexandria, Egypt, where 15,000 people called for cutting ties with Israel, closing Israeli embassies across Arab world.
Thousands of people demonstrated across the Arab world Friday against
Egyptians held several demonstrations, the largest in the northern city of
Protesters called for cutting ties with
Around 200 Jordanians protested near the Israeli embassy in
Organizers had hoped the "Freedom Flotilla," carrying 700 activists and 10,000 tons of humanitarian aid, would have been a successful attempt to break
In a sit-in in
During their Friday sermons, preachers and scholars in
Bahraini protesters in the capital
The initiative was first put forward in 2002 by
In Duraz, north of Manama, a couple of thousand protesters, lead by Shiite, Sunni, and Christian clergymen, chanted "Death to Israel" and trod on Israeli flags before setting them and the U.S. flag on fire.