On Thirteenth Anniversary Nothing Changed Since October 2000 Riots, Arab Leaders Say

Leaders call on communities to set aside political differences in remembering 13 Arab citizens killed by Israeli forces.

The circumstances that led to the outbreak of the 2000 disturbances, in which Israeli forces killed 13 Arab citizens, have not changed, officials of the Higher Arab Monitoring Committee assert on the anniversary of the riots Tuesday. The occupation is still ongoing, the threat to the Al-Aqsa Mosque has intensified and the Prawer Plan has placed...