Forwarded from: citizens-international.org
Action to be taken:
1. Write letters to
• The Israeli PM calling for the release of the prisoners. [Give Israeli embassy in Singapore address]
• The US President calling on him to put pressure on Israel to release the prisoners
• The UN Secretary General to take immediate action for the release of the prisoners
• The President of European Union to put pressure on Israel to release the prisoners
2. Hold demonstrations in front of US and Israeli Embassies
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Holy Qur’an: Chapter 4, Verse 75
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