• SOURCE: S&D Group at European Parliament

GAZA: MEPs launch an urgent call for an immediate ceasefire



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Strasbourg, France

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S&D Group at European Parliament

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FRANCE, STRASBOURG (JULY 16, 2014) (SOCIALISTS AND DEMOCRATS, EUROPEAN PARLIAMENT - ACCESS ALL) 1. CUTAWAY: VARIOUS OF THE EUROPEAN PARLIAMENT IN STRASBOURG (EXTERIOR) 2. CUTAWAY: VARIOUS OF THE DEMONSTRATION FOR A CEASE FIRE BETWEEN PALESTINE AND ISRAEL IN FRONT OF THE PARLIAMENT 3. RICHART HOWITT (S&D MEP, UK) SAYING (ENGLISH SPEECH): “On behalf of the S&D Group, it’s our duty to be there, to show solidarity with them and to join their cause, and for them to join ours, to stop this unnecessary violence and for an immediate ceasfire to protect the people of Gaza and of Israel.” 4. CUTAWAY: RICHARD HOWITT TALKING TO THE DEMONSTRATORS 5. RICHART HOWITT (S&D MEP, UK) SAYING (ENGLISH SPEECH): “As the S&D group, we are proud to be supporting a resolution because it calls for an immediate ceasefire and if that call is heard, it will save lives. Of course, we would want to go further. We want to do everything and anything possible to secure Middle East peace, but I’m confident that we have secured enough support across the house, across party to get a big majority for this resolution. ” 6. CUTAWAY: ANA GOMES TALKING TO THE DEMONSTRATORS 7. ANA GOMES (S&D MEP, PT) SAYING (ENGLISH SPEECH): “We’re here to demand a stop in this new round of violence and to demand that a long term solution will be found for the conflict btw Israel and Palestine.” 8. CUTAWAY: ANA GOMES TALKING TO THE DEMONSTRATORS 9. ANA GOMES (S&D MEP, PT) SAYING (ENGLISH SPEECH): “We believe that only by having a safe and viable Palestinian State next to it, will Israel be able to insure some survival.“ 10. CUTAWAY: YOAV SHEMER KUNZ TALKING TO THE CROWD DURING THE DEMONSTRATION 11. YOAV SHEMER KUNZ (ISRAELI CITIZEN AND PHD CANDIDATE, STRASBOURG UNIVERSITY) SAYING (ENGLISH SPEECH): « As Israeli citizens, we try to speak to our government, but this is too late for that, I’d say. We tried it many years and now since recent years, we don’t have much hope inside. Our hope is you: we look at the European Union, we look at the International community. We look for international pressure to push the two sides to a real peace deal. » 12. CUTAWAY: LARGE SHOT OF THE DEMONSTRATORS GAZA, PALESTINE (JULY 10, 2014) (AMATEUR VIDEO – ACCESS ALL) 1. CUTAWAY: EXPLOSION OF A BUILDING IN THE STREETS OF GAZA 2. CUTAWAY: IMAGES OF THE DAMAGES CAUSED BY THE EXPLOSION INSIDE THE BUILDING THAT EXPLODED
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