Small protest of the Women in Black, Utrecht - Stock image
Anti-racism, Europe, Israel, Netherlands, Protest
Utrecht, the Netherlands - April 26, 2008: Small protest of the 'Women in Black' in the center of Utrecht, the Netherlands. Women in Black (they are wearing black clothing) is a womenaas anti-war movement with an estimated 10,000 activists around the world. The women protest against the occupation of Palestine, most of the times by standing together in public spaces, usually in complete silence. The exact location of the protesters on this picture is on the Stadhuisbrug, behind the city hall. The Dutch text on the banner translates to 'Israel stop violence against Palestinians'. The three women are the only protesters in this image, the rest of the people are just relaxing in the sun.