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Israeli historian describes ethnic cleansing of Palestine in 1948 (Nakba)

Israeli historian describes ethnic cleansing of Palestine in 1948 (Nakba)

Dr. Ilan PappĂ© is an Israeli historian who was a senior lecturer at Haifa University from 1984-2007. His position as an Israeli academic gave him access to official Israeli historical archives. Through research this Israeli-born academic learned the truth about the Israeli narrative. This clip of a lecture he gave in the US clarifies what happened on 1948, May 15th as Yawm An-Nakba or “Day of the Catastrophe.” “It was suggested to them that so few years after the Holocaust…

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ABIM: Media Statement on the 60th Anniversary of The Nakba and the Palestinians’ Right of Return

ABIM: Media Statement on the 60th Anniversary of The Nakba and the Palestinians’ Right of Return

15 May 2008 marks the 60th anniversary of the Nakba, the grave catastrophe of 1948 in which Zionist militant forces invaded and destroyed more than 500 Palestinian villages through massacre and intimidation, causing not less than 700,000 Palestinians to become refugees. It is an account of human tragedy: the destruction of families, a civilization, culture and identity. The Palestinian people are not only Muslims; the internally displaced population and that which has been displaced subsequent to the illegal formation of…

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