US: Hundreds Protest for Jailed Palestinian Teen in NY

Hundreds on Friday gathered inside of Grand Central Terminal in New York, demanding the release of the 16 year old Palestinian activist Ahed al-Tamimi who was taken into custody by Israeli soldiers two week ago.Protestors chanted and carried banners reading “Release Ahed Tamimi Now”, “US has to stop helping Israel” and “Palestinian prisoners needs to be released,” Anadolu Agency reported. In a press release handed out during the demonstration, Israel was accused of illegally detaining her and information was given about her family’s activism which includes them also being shot by Israeli soldiers in the past. The event ended without incident.
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