Israel Repurposes Nakba Myths to Justify Massacres in Gaza

Jonathan Cook On Monday and Tuesday, Palestinians commemorate the anniversary of the Nakba, or catastrophe, their mass expulsion and dispossession 70 years ago as the new state of Israel was built on the ruins of their homeland. As a result, most Palestinians were turned into refugees, denied by Israel the right to return to their…

42nd Anniversary of Land Day: 9 Dead, 732 Injured by Israeli Snipers

On the 42nd anniversary of the Land Day, the Israeli occupation forces used excessive and lethal force in dealing with the participants in the peaceful return march, killing 9 civilians and injuring more than 732, including 129 children Al Mezan Center for Human Rights strongly deplores the use of excessive and lethal force by the…

PFLP: Barakat on Land Day and the Right to Return

“The Land Day mobilization taking place under the slogan of the Great March of Return and Breaking the Siege in Gaza comes as a massive popular response to all of the attempts to liquidate the Palestinian cause, particularly the schemes and attacks of the Trump-Netanyahu alliance with the full participation of the reactionary Arab regimes,…