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Ironically, It's the Israeli Right That's Acknowledging the Palestinian Nakba

“In the end what’s happening here is that the Arabs have forgotten the Nakba. And the time has come to begin reminding them of the Nakba”

An interesting about-face in acknowledging the Nakba (“catastrophe”) came this week from a journalist named Itamar Fleischman, a former spokesman for Prime Minister Naftali Bennett. During a TV program on Channel 14 Fleischman said the following: “In the end what’s happening here is that the Arabs have forgotten the Nakba. And the time has come to begin reminding them of the Nakba.”

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