VAR US Secretary of State John Kerry at flag raising
ceremony at US embassy in Cuba
Secretary general of Fatah in the Jerusalem region Adnan Ghaith said to 'Wafa' that the flag raising
was meant as a fulfilment to the martyrs, and that it sent the message to all Arabs and Muslims to help the Palestinians and to take interest in the Al-Aqsa Mosque, which suffers from risks of temporal and spatial divisions as well as the ambitions of settlers and extremists.
GUISBOROUGH Town Council took part in a national Armed Forces Flag Raising
The flag raising
is part of an initiative that will see more than 650 Commonwealth flags raised in 38 countries.
The flag raising
was organised to mark the sixth Armed Forces Day, with this year being the turn of Wrexham to host event.
Oliver Purnell - the Tory mayor who ordered the flag raising
- was a local boy who attended St Illtyd's.
Local authorities, civic dignitaries, community groups and charities took part in flag raising
events and dedication ceremonies throughout the UK for the first time to mark the occasion.
The Miami Dade College community celebrated its new official college flag at a flag raising
ceremony, at which time all campuses simultaneously raised the new flag.
The day is celebrated all over the country with flag raising
ceremonies, tributes to the national heroes and fireworks taking place.
Also taking part in the flag raising
ceremony were Armed Forces cadets, members of the Royal British Legion and the National Ex Services Association.
A FLAG raising
ceremony will be held to honour soldiers past and present.
Central to the success of the games is multiple stakeholders all working together, including local authorities, voluntary and community groups and this flag raising
outside Newcastle Civic Centre is a fantastic demonstration of this collaborative working.