Cape Town - Tens of thousands of people took to the streets of Cape Town on Wednesday to protest against the Israeli incursion in Gaza.
According to tweets from the scene, up to 30 000 protesters gathered in the city centre.
The protest was organised by the Muslim Judicial Council (MJC) and other affiliated organisations, including Numsa.
News24 reporter Lauren Hess tweeted that shouts of "Free Palestine" could be heard.
Kamal Salasa tweeted that the Palestinian ambassador shouted "Viva South Africa".