A gathering in Aristotelous Square, at the statue of Venizelos and a march through central streets of Thessaloniki was held as a sign of solidarity with the Palestinian people, at the initiative of labor unions and the Committee for International Recession and Peace.

Student associations and members of the Palestinian community participated in the mobilization, during which protest was expressed with banners and slogans against the attacks of the Israeli army on the Gaza Strip and the exclusion of the people of Palestine.

The participants in the solidarity march moved to Aristotelous Square, Nikis Avenue and through Tsimiki Street they returned to the statue of Venizelos.

The march takes place on the occasion of the bloodshed in the Middle East and the deaths of civilians by the Israeli military forces in the Gaza Strip.

Earlier there was a gathering in the square of the Statue of Eleftherios Venizelos and then the people started a march in the center of the city.