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  • May 29, 2007|Cameron S. Brown and Asaf RomirowskyPhiladelphia Daily News

    The Real Palestinian 'Catastrophe'

    On May 15, the Palestinians commemorated the 59th anniversary of al-Naqba ("the Catastrophe"), a day of "mourning" the establishment of the modern state of Israel on May 15, 1948. In a sense, al-Naqba is the quintessential event that separates the