BROOKLYN, N.Y. (PIX11) – A pro-Palestinian march was held in Brooklyn Sunday to call for a ceasefire in the war between Israel and Hamas.

The march started at the Brooklyn Museum and ended at the home of Senate Majority Leader Chuck Schumer.

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The group called on the senator to use his influence to urge Israel to enact a ceasefire. The protesters said unless there is a ceasefire, more innocent lives will be lost.

The protesters included families with their children to symbolize the children who have died in Gaza.

Erin Pflaumer is a digital content producer from Long Island who has covered both local and national news since 2018. She joined PIX11 in 2023. See more of her work here.