A street protest backing Israel will take place in Oslo on Sunday. Security forces are readying themselves for street riots, police said on Wednesday.

The organization "With Israel for Peace" (MIFF) will gather in front of the Norwegian parliament in support of the people of Israel and their country's occupation of Gaza. A similar protest in 2009 lead to street fights in Oslo.

The organization has seen a large rise in membership during recent weeks and they now have around 8,000 members.

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