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Palestinian women protest on the International Women's Day

Palestinian women protest on the International Womens Day
01/08
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Palestinian women hold national flags and banners on the International Women's Day during a rally calling for the national reconciliation, in Gaza City.
Palestinian women protest on the International Womens Day
02/08
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Palestinian women hold national flags and banners on the International Women's Day during a rally calling for the national reconciliation, in Gaza City.
Palestinian women protest on the International Womens Day
03/08
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Palestinian women hold national flags and banners on the International Women's Day during a rally calling for the national reconciliation, in Gaza City.
Palestinian women protest on the International Womens Day
04/08
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Palestinian women hold national flags and banners on the International Women's Day during a rally calling for the national reconciliation, in Gaza City.
Palestinian women protest on the International Womens Day
05/08
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A Palestinian woman holds a banner and a flag on the International Women's Day during a rally calling for the national reconciliation, in Gaza city
Palestinian women protest on the International Womens Day
06/08
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Palestinians hold national flags and banners on the International Women's Day during a rally calling for the national reconciliation, in Gaza city.
Palestinian women protest on the International Womens Day
07/08
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Palestinians hold national flags and banners on the International Women's Day during a rally calling for the national reconciliation, in Gaza city.
Palestinian women protest on the International Womens Day
08/08
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Palestinians hold national flags and banners on the International Women's Day during a rally calling for the national reconciliation, in Gaza city.
  • Palestinian women protest on the International Womens Day
  • Palestinian women protest on the International Womens Day
  • Palestinian women protest on the International Womens Day
  • Palestinian women protest on the International Womens Day
  • Palestinian women protest on the International Womens Day
  • Palestinian women protest on the International Womens Day
  • Palestinian women protest on the International Womens Day
  • Palestinian women protest on the International Womens Day

Palestinian women potest on the International Women's Day during a rally calling for the national reconciliation, in Gaza, Palestine. 08/03/2011

Palestinian women hold national flags and banners on the International Women's Day during a rally calling for the national reconciliation, in Gaza city, on March 8, 2011.

This year is the 100th anniversary of International Women's Day since its creation.

International Women's Day (IWD), originally called International Working Women’s Day is marked on the 8th of March every year. It is a major day of global celebration of women. In different regions the focus of the celebrations ranges from general celebration of respect, appreciation and love towards women to a celebration for women's economic, political and social achievements.

Sameh Rahmeh/ALWATAN Center, Hebron

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