In Photos: Palestinian Protest - (5/17-5/23)

This week was dominated by the pro-Palestine and pro-Israel protests held around New Jersey and New York City. A violent clash between pro-Israel and pro-Palestine Protestors in Time Square, NY, Jersey City held an emergency protest & phone Bank urging Senator Menendez and Booker to Block Weapons sales to Israel, thousands of people came out in solidarity with Palestine in Queens.

Reflecting in a side view mirror of a shuttle bus a Pro-Palestine march zig zags through the streets of Queens, New York on Saturday, May 22nd, 2021. (Photo/Julian Leshay)




A Pro-Palestine demonstrator waves a Palestinian flag while standing on a truck under an underpass in Queens, New York on Saturday, May 22nd, 2021. (Photo/Julian Leshay)




A Pro-Palestine demonstrator waves a Palestinian flag while sitting on top of a corner street walk sigh in Queens, New York on Saturday, May 22nd, 2021. (Photo/Julian Leshay)



A woman sticks a small Palestinian flag sticker on a store window during a Pro-Palestine march throughout the streets of Queens, New York on Saturday, May 22nd, 2021. (Photo/Julian Leshay)



A young boy standing through a car's sunroof waves a Palestinian flag during a march in Queens, New York on Saturday, May 22nd, 2021. (Photo/Julian Leshay)



A demonstrator wears a Palestinian flag as a cape while waving a Yemen flag high in the air in Queens, New York on Saturday, May 22nd, 2021. (Photo/Julian Leshay)




Kason Little addresses the crowds, in Jersey City, New Jersey, May, 21, 2021. (Photo/Julian Leshay)



A Protestor is holding a sign that reads “Boycott Zionis Apartheid #Jews4PalestinianRightOfReturn,” in Jersey City, New Jersey, May, 21, 2021. (Photo/Julian Leshay)




Protestors are holding signs in support of Palestine outside Sens. Menendez and Cory Booker offices, in Jersey City, New Jersey, May, 21, 2021. (Photo/Julian Leshay)




A lone Jersey City PD is looking at the crowd of protestors from across the street,in Jersey City, New Jersey, May, 21, 2021. (Photo/Julian Leshay)



The demonstrator on the left holds a red smoke grenade high in the air as another demonstrator waves a Palestinian flag while sitting on top of a booth in Times Square during a Pro-Israel rally that was met with a Pro-Palestine counter-protest on Thursday, May 20th, 2021.

(Photo/Julian Leshay)




New York City reflects off a car's hood as NYPD use their bikes to push back Pro-Palestine protesters away from Times Square during a clash between Pro-Israel and Pro-Palestine protesters in New York City on Thursday, May 20th, 2021. (Photo/Julian Leshay)



NYPD detains a protestor, in Times Square, New York City, on Thursday, May 20. (Photo/Julian Leshay)



A pro-Israel protestor is holding a doggo wrapped in an Israel flag, in Times Square, New York, on Thursday, May 20. (Photo/Julian Leshay)



NYPD with bikes are getting ready to push back protests in Times Square, New York, on Thursday, May 20. (Photo/Julian Leshay)



A pro-Palestinian protestors with a raised Palestinian flag is starring at NYPD, Midtown, New York, on Thursday, May 20. (Photo/Julian Leshay)



A pro-Palestinian protestors is waving a Palestinian flag in one hand and red smoke in the other, Midtown, New York, on Thursday, May 20. (Photo/Julian Leshay)




This article may be updated with more footage from today.



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