Pierre- Israeli independence is referred to the Nakba by arabs. However, the true disasters are in their own countries ex. Iraq, Syria, Egypt etc. By orders of magnitude, they have systematically killed and tortured each other far more than any harm done to them by anyone else. Israel treated Arabs far better than the French ever treated the Jews and for that matter the Arabs in their colonies.
Knesset approves 2015-16 state budget in first reading (Haaretz)