International Seminar on Palestine held in Dhaka on 3rd December
The World Peace Council organized on 3rd December in Dhaka an international Seminar on the just struggle of the Palestinian People, few days after the International Day of solidarity with the people of Palestine (29th November). At the seminar which was attended by dozens of participants from Bangladesh along with the WPC guests, many leaders of the BPC spoke and saluted the event which was chaired by the President of BPC Mozzafar Hussein Paltu. Special interventions were made by Dr. Aqel Taqaz, coordinator of the Palestinian Committee for Peace and Solidarity who stressed the need to enhance the struggle for the end of the occupation of Palestine by Israel and the establishment of an independent viable State within the borders of pre-4th June 1967 with East Jerusalem as its capital, for the right of return of the Palestinian refugees to their homes, according to the UN resolution 194 and the release of all Palestinian prisoners from Israeli jails. During the seminar spoke also the WPC Executive Secretary who expressed the full-hearted solidarity of the members and friends of the WPC.