Scene: Al-Quds Day in Toronto
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Scene: Al-Quds Day in Toronto

An anti-Zionist protest group took to Toronto's streets.

WHERE: Queen’s Park

WHEN: Saturday August 3, 3 p.m.

WHAT: Al-Quds Day, an annual day of anti-Zionist protest observed mainly in Iran (but also in other countries around the world) came to Toronto over the weekend when around 200 supporters convened on Queen’s Park for a rally. The protesters, whose aim was to decry Israel’s treatment of Palestinians, were joined by a smaller faction of pro-Israel protesters. Both groups marched to the courthouse on University Avenue.