MK Oren Hazan, Likud, snaps a photograph with President Donald Trump, May 22, 2017.

“Regional Cooperation” Minister Warns Palestinians of New Nakba

On Saturday, July 22, Israel’s Minister of Regional Cooperation, Tzachi Hanegbi (Likud), threatened Palestinians with a “new Nakba,” referring to the expulsion of hundreds of thousands of Palestinians from their homes and country during the 1948 establishment of Israel. “You’ve already paid that crazy price twice for your leaders,” he wrote on Facebook, alluding to…

Part of the procession of the 18th annual “March of Return" to the site of the village of al-Haditha, near Tiberias, April 23, 2015.

Arab-Palestinians March in Israel to Mark the Nakba

Thousands of Arab-Palestinian citizens of Israel marched in protest on Thursday, April 23, the public holiday marking the 67th anniversary of the founding of the State of Israel. Israel’s statehood was declared on May 14, 1948, hours before the end of the British Mandate on Palestine. However, the anniversary of the state’s founding is celebrated…