On May 15, the State of Israel commemorates its foundation. But for Palestinians, the anniversary is remembered as Al Nakba (“the Catastrophe”). Contrary to Israeli claims that they declared statehood in response to an Arab war against them, Zionist leaders launched a campaign of ethnic cleansing against a largely defenceless, Palestinian population in April of 1948.
Over 530 Palestinian towns and villages were destroyed and two-thirds of the indigenous Palestinian Arab population were expelled from their homes.
Come and find out what really happened in 1948…
Public Meeting / Film Showing
Tuesday 15 May, 6.30pm
Citiplace Community Centre
(above Perth train station via rear entrance)
For more info ph: 0449 028 894 email: <FriendsOfPalestineWA@gmail.com>
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