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Nov 27, 2016
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Military-Style Performance by Gaza Kindergarten Children

#6006 | 02:09
Source: Online Platforms - "Zahrat Al-Madayen on Facebook and YouTube"

A video-clip posted on social media networks shows a performance in the Zharat Al-Madayen kindergarten in Gaza, in which the children wear military fatigues and brandish toy weapons. The Facebook post included the explanation that the event, titled "Palestine in the Eyes of Our Sons," had been organized by the management and educational staff of the kindergarten "in order to instill the love of the homeland in the children’s souls." At the end of the event, the children performed to the sound of the official pledge of allegiance of the Jordanian military, from which the sentence "I pledge to be loyal to the king and the country all my life" had been omitted. The video was posted on the Facebook and YouTube accounts of the kindergarten on November 28, 2016.


Music plays as children march with weapons




Voiceover 1:"I pledge before Allah..."


Voiceover 2:"I vow, with head bowed to the ground... I swear by He who erected the heavens without pillars that you can see that I shall not remain asleep in the face of error, nor shall I follow in its footsteps. I redeem my country with my soul. Long live the souls redeemed by Allah."


Sound of gunfire as children march and wave flags

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