The World Commemorates Al Nakba 2011 – in pictures

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This album will be continuously updated the coming days with pictures of worldwide  events, rallies, vigils and more memorials, so bookmark this page and spread the word and the picture!

The Best Picture of May 15, 2011

How many of us want to carry their grandfather & grandmothers home to Palestine, like this young man...

Ankara – Turkey

Related to the article: Massive Rallies Commemorating Palestinian Nakba in Ankara

London – UK

Photos by Palestine at Heart

Related to the blogpost by Palestine at Heart: Commemorating The Nakba – London – My First Protest

London – UK  | Neturei Karta Rabbis for Peace & Justice

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Yaffa – Palestine

Hundreds of People attended a procession held at the coastal city of Jaffa ahead of Nakba Day.
Protesters waved Palestinian flags and signs against the Israeli government.

Photos by – Dima Vazinovich

London Demo for Palestine

London Rally for Palestine

Pro Israel demonstration opposite of the Palestine Rally

Neturei Karta - Jews for Peace & Justice demonstrating together in the Rally for Palestine, against zionism

Nakba Day – in pictures

Masked Palestinian demonstrators in East Jerusalem's Shuafat refugee camp burn an Israeli flag on Friday to mourn the "Nakba" or "catastrophe" - a reference to Israel's establishment in 1948. | AFP

Palestinian stone throwers clash with Israeli forces following Friday prayer in East Jerusalem. Israeli police flooded the streets of Jerusalem, fearing violence. (AFP)

Israeli riot policemen fire tear gas at Palestinian demonstrators in the East Jerusalem neighbourhood of Issawiya on Friday. (GETTY)

A Palestinian demonstrator jumps in the air amid tear gas fired by the Israeli riot police in Issawiya on Friday. (Getty)

Israeli riot police detain a man whose face was sprayed with pepper spray during riots in Issawiya on Friday

Israeli policemen detain a Palestinian during clashes in Issawiya on Friday. (REUTERS)

Palestinian schoolgirls take part in a demonstration in the West Bank city of Bethlehem on Friday to mark the Nakba's anniversary.

Palestinian refugees in Lebanon carry their belongings and a placard that reads in Arabic: "the right to return" | EPA

A Palestinian woman at a Beirut festival commemorating the Nakba, shyly covers her face with a traditional dress. | REUTERS

A Palestinian refugee in Jordan holds a giant key to symbolise the right of return of refugees to their pre-1948 homes. | REUTERS

Jordanians wave banners and shout slogans during a rally marking the Nakba in Amman. 5,000 other Jordanians showed solidarity at a gathering in the Jordan Valley. | REUTERS

Jordanians sit and watch a demonstration marking Nakba Day in Shouneh, a town west of the Jordanian capital Amman. | REUTERS

Activists demonstrate in front of the Israeli embassy in Cairo as thousands of Egyptians took to the streets to pressure their military rulers to do more to help Palestinians. | REUTERS

Thousands of Egyptian hold Egyptian and Palestinian flags during a 'unity rally' in Cairo's Tahrir Square | EPA

Israeli border police watch over the Dome of the Rock as they stand guard near Jerusalem's Old City. | REUTERS

Palestinians in Rafah – Gaza marking Al Nakba – May 11, 2011

A man holds an old key symbolizing the Palestinians homes that people lost in 1948 when the Jewish state of Israel was created, during a gathering to mark the 63th anniversary of the "Nakba" (catastrophe), on May 11, 2011, in Rafah, southern Gaza Strip. UPI/Ismael Mohamad

Palestinians stand by a 12-meter iron key symbolizing the Palestinians homes that people lost in 1948 when the Jewish state of Israel was created, during a gathering to mark the 63th anniversary of the "Nakba" (catastrophe), on May 11, 2011, in Rafah, southern Gaza Strip. UPI/Ismael Mohamad

Link to article on UPI

Palestinians in Israel marking Al Nakba – May 10, 2011






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On May 10, 2011 Gaza  Exhibition & Screening of the event:  “This is my picture when I was dead”.

There is more to come! For a complete overview of all Gaza #May15 events, please download the flyer of the Genesis Youth:FLYER OF GAZA ACTIVITIES

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