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    • Philly
    • 03.01.12 | 13:26 (IST)

    As a third generation of the 48'ers diaspora I am happy to say that both me and my family are in the midst of relocating to our historic homeland Palestine. We are the decendants of the 1948 exodus and originate from areas that are now in Israel. We will build a home and root ourselfs in the Westbank and encourage more Palestinians abroad to move back. Times are better and for the first time since the nakba we are now capable of reversing the exodus. It's time to move back home to our historic land. It joys me to see that we are increasing in number. Let's pray for tenfold more. We will not, and we can not ever give up our land. Next year in Jerusalem!

    from the article: Israel's right-wing is trying to stifle the reality of Palestinian demographics
    First published 12:18 03.01.12 | Last updated 12:18 03.01.12
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