Statement about the General Principles Document for the Great Return March
The International Coordination Committee for the Great Return March, announces the completion of the document “the general principles of the Great Return March” in consultation with Palestinian political parties, and with civil and legal organisations both in Palestine and the diaspora. The principles have taken into consideration its full compliance with the international law and its relative international resolutions. Therefore, the International Coordination Committee for the Great Return March, calls on all political powers in all countries of the world, prominent figures, civil institutions,
youth movements, women's institutions, trade unions, student unions, legal institutions
and public committees for refugees around the world to support the Great Return March.
It calls for the protection of the Great Return March, and for the coordination of all domestic and international efforts towards this legal objective which was agreed upon by all Palestinian society components, and also enjoys international support by the vote for Resolution 194 in the United Nations for more than 130 times over the past 70 years.
The International Coordination Committee also states that the declaration of the general principles of the march, and its adoption by all segments of the Palestinian people as a new type of resistance which adopts the nonviolence policy,
This declaration constitutes a challenge for all countries around the world, and also signals a true test of everyone’s intentions towards abiding by the international law and resolutions,
Finally, we remind all that the right to return is a legal and humanitarian cause.
Issued by the International Coordinating Committee for the Great Return March