Thousands of Palestinian and Israeli Women March for Peace

F171009FFF03-1Israeli and Palestinian activists were ending a two-week march Sunday through parts of Israel and the West Bank with a Jerusalem rally to demand a peace deal.

The Women Wage Peace movement organized the march, which began on September 24 and includes participants who have themselves been affected by violence in the Israeli-Palestinian conflict.

Several thousand activists joined the march over the two weeks.

People have joined from all communities and all political affiliations calling on government to reach a diplomatic agreement.