Palestinians mourn Nelson Mandela

Mandela's fight against apartheid is seen to be an inspiration to Palestinians struggling under occupation.

    Nelson Mandela's fight against apartheid has also been an inspiration to Palestinians struggling under Israeli occupation.

    And they too have been mourning his death.

    Al Jazeera's Simon McGregor-Wood reprots form the occupied West Bank.

    SOURCE: Al Jazeera


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