Palestine Foundation (PLF) of Pakistan has urged political, religious, social organisations and civil society to voice protest against oppression of Palestinians by Zionist Israelis.
Speaking at a joint press conference, PLF office bearers said that Palestine is homeland of only Palestinians therefore international community must play an active role for immediate return of Palestinian refugees to their homeland.Those who spoke press conference were: Muzaffar Hashmi (Jamaat-e-Islami), Allama Qazi Ahmed Noorani (JUP), Mehfooz Yar Khan (AML) and Sabir Karbalai, central spokesman of PLF.They said that 64 years have passed since May 14, 1948 that Palestine and Palestinians are still under illegitimate occupation and under oppression by Zionist Israeli regime and its supporters.They asked what the sin of Palestinians is: is it their sin that they are Palestinians and want to live in their homeland?The PLF office bearers recalled that Britain and France played a dirty game in the Middle East that gave birth to a cancerous but illegitimate entity. They said that establishment of Israel on Palestinian land is tantamount to a dagger in the heart of whole humanity, let alone Islam.They cited that millions of Palestinians are leading miserable lives of refugees for more than 6 decades. They said that United States, Europe and international community have proved them by their actions and policies that they are enemies of Palestine and Palestinians. They said that US, EU and international community always patronized Zionist regime taking side of the brutal regime.To express solidarity with oppressed Palestinians, they announced countrywide programmes Nakba Day (Catastrophe Day) on May 15 in Karachi, Lahore, Multan, Islamabad, Hyderabad and Quetta and other cities.They said that in Karachi, a demonstration would be staged outside Memon Masjid after Friday prayers on May 11. They said that students organisations and PLF would hold another demonstration outside of United Nations offices in Karachi on May 14. They said that on Nakba Day on May 15, a seminar on “Palestine, a country of Palestinians” would be held in Federal Urdu University in Karachi and another seminar would be held in Islamabad. Palestinian ambassador to Pakistan would preside over the seminar. They said that PMLN’s chairman Raja Zafar ul Haq, ANP’s Senator Haji Adeel Khan and Christian leader J Salik and other known figures would speak there.The PLF office bearers further said that they are not pro-war activists but they demand return to Palestine is right of all Palestinians. They demanded that world governments including of Pakistan’s should play their role for return of Palestinian refugees to their homeland. They said that Palestinians should decide the future of whole Palestine through a referendum.
Pakistan’s Palestine Policy: We will never abandon Father, of Nation Jinnah’s footsteps. Mamnoon Hussain
KARACHI (PNIC):-Former President of Islamic Republic of Pakistan Mr.Mamnoon Hussain says that we are bound to follow the path of great founding father of the nation Qauid e Azam Muhammad Ali Jinnah and his stance on Palestine.
Pakistan always Standing with oppressed nation of Palestine and will remain. Mamnoon Hussain says.
PLF General Secretary Mr.Sabir Abu Maryam Met with former President of Islamic Republic of Pakistan Mr.Mamnoon Hussain and discussed various things about the issue of Palestine and Pakistan’s stance in it.
Former President Mr.Mamnoon Hussain expresses his fully support with oppressed people of Palestine and categorically said that that Israel is an illegitimate state and we always followed Founding Father Qauid Azam Muhammad Ali Jinnah’s stance on Palestine and will never get back even an inch from that stance.
He appreciated Palestine Foundation’s great struggle in Pakistan and assure his Cooperation with PLF too.
Israel is an ideological threat to Pakistan: accepting Israel equal to no question of Kashmir. Gen (r) Ghulam Mustafa
LAHORE (PNIC):-Former Army General Ghulam Mustafa expresses his fully support to Palestinian cause. According to Report during a meeting with Palestine Foundation Pakistan (PLF) delegation he said that Israel is not only threat for Palestinians but for whole region of Middle East and Golf.
Palestine Foundation Pakistan’s delegation led by General Secretary Sabir Abu Maryam along with Ansar Abbas, Zahid Murtaza and Yasir Habib met with former army Gen Mr.Ghulam Mustafa at his residence on 16 December Sunday.
During the meeting PLF’s Secretary General informed him various issues about Palestine and policy of Arab and Muslim regimes specially developments in Pakistan. He also discuss about some efforts of pro-Zionists factors in Pakistan to normalisation with Zionist regime and Pakistan.
A defence analyst and well known Army Gen Ghulam Mustafa categorically stated that those people are thinking that Israel is friend of Pakistan are in wrong side.
Israel is an ideological threat and enemy of Pakistan and will never benefit to Pakistan: he said.
Gen (r) Mustafa said that if Pakistan accept and protect in tel Aviv but in next step Israel never tolerate Pakistan so normalisation with Zionist regime mean no question of Kashmir.
Even if my head is cut off, I will not accept Israel: Gen (r) Ghulam Mustafa stated. He also affirmed his full support for Palestine Foundation Pakistan.
Pak-Palestine solidarity: cultural show “DABKAH” held at Centaurs Mall Islamabad
IALAMABAD (PNIC):-Palestinian citizens living in Islamabad capital of Pakistan observed International solidarity day of Palestine at Centaurs Mall Islamabad.
Palestinian cultural show Organized by Palestinian embassy with the collaboration of Centaurs Mall administration on December 15 Saturday.
Hundreds of Palestinians in Pakistan gathered along with thousands of Pakistani citizens to marked an international solidarity day of Palestine.
Palestinian children wearing Kofiya (Palestinian symbolic cloth) performed DABKAH (cultural activity) and also they sand Pakistani National songs too.
A delegation of Palestine Foundation Pakistan (PLF) led by General Secretary Sabir Abu Maryam participated as per special invitation of acting ambassador of Palestine H.E.Mr.Hussni.