DEARBORN, Mich. -

Dozens of people gathered in Dearborn to hold a peaceful demonstration against the escalating violence in Gaza and Israel.

Men, women and children gathered at the intersection of Warren and Oakman to show their support for Palestinians in the Gaza Strip and to call for an end to the violence.

The demonstrators held flags and signs encouraging others to show their support in ending the violence.

The demonstrations were orderly and there were no problems reported.

Leaders from various regions of the Middle East will be in Gaza Sunday to discuss diplomatic solutions to ending the attacks between Gaza and Israel.