In the courtyard of the mosque, “For the Freedom of Jerusalem” The group that came together with the slogan of the group marched towards Beyazıt Square.
“Mavi Marmara is our honor” Police teams took intense security measures around the group marching with the slogan.
The program in Beyazıt Square, where the march ended, started with the recitation of the Holy Quran.
Speaking in the program, Young IHH President Muhammet Cihat Çelik stated that they are here today to shout and remind the same truths as they have been for 13 years.
Çelik said that the Israeli government still consciously encourages radical Jewish communities to raid Masjid al-Aqsa, and ensures their safety in these raids.
Emphasizing that the aim here is to turn Masjid al-Aqsa into a Jewish place of worship, Çelik noted that his brothers resisted there and were witnesses and partners in their struggle.
Rıdvan Kaya, President of the Free Thought and Education Rights Association, as Muslims in Turkey 13 years ago, the worldHe said that they, together with the justice-loving, humanitarian and conscientious people from different parts of Turkey, witnessed the struggle to draw the world’s attention to an oppression and occupation together with the whole world.
Kaya stated that in an environment where almost all of the people remind each other only of worldly calculations, as Muslims, they vow to continue their struggle in Palestine, Jerusalem and the entire Islamic geography.
Beheşti İsmail Songür, Chairman of the Mavi Marmara Association, also stated that 13 years have passed since the bloody repression and that they have been fighting for law in many countries in Turkey and the world during this process.
Stating that the Middle East and Turkey have evolved into a new process with the Mavi Marmara raid, Songür said that the oppression and bloody oppression they experienced 13 years ago has been experienced almost every day in Palestine for the last 75 years.
Songür said that if they had a thousand lives for Masjid al-Aqsa, Jerusalem and Palestine, they would sacrifice a thousand without fear.
In the program where Hak-İş Confederation Istanbul Provincial President Mustafa İluk and Mazlum-Der President Kaya Kartal also gave speeches, Palestinian Fevzi al-Cüneydi told about his experiences in his country.
The program ended with the melodies sung by Mehmet Ali Aslan, the lead singer of Grup Walk.
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