There was standing room only at all Palestine fringes at Labour Party Conference. Events by Palestine Solidarity Campaign, Medical Aid for Palestinians and Labour Friends of Palestine and the Middle East were all packed out. Overall, there were more than 1,000 attendances combined at the events.

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Delegates pack the room at PSC’s Labour Party Conference fringe.

The PSC event heard from: Chi Onwurah MP,  Richard Howitt MEP, Dr Mona El Farra – Gaza Projects via live Skype link from Gaza, Palestinian politician Dr Nabil Sha’ath, Simon Weller from ASLEF, Nikki Sharpe from GMB and Kamel Hawwash from PSC. The event was chaired by Hugh Lanning, PSC.

Mona El Farra sent a video link with a message to Labour Party delegates:

Chi Onwurah MP – who had just returned from Palestine that day – said “I don’t think anything can prepare you for seeing the separation wall & the poverty beyond it.
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Here are a selection of tweets about the fringe meeting: