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Exhibit of Iconic 1948 Photos âEUR" âEUR~The Long JourneyâEUR(TM) âEUR" Opens Today in NYC (TEXT, PHOTOS, and VIDEO)


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Carrie
- 1484 days ago - mondoweiss.net
The UN agency that deals with Palestinian refugees has opened a new digital archive including many images from the Nakba, the Palestinian catastrophe of 1948, when 750,000 Palestinians were expelled by or fled the Zionist army and militias when ...



   

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Roslyn M (30)
Saturday January 24, 2015, 12:39 pm
Even though this was really tough on the Palestinian refugees, I still feel the Jewish people needed their own country
 

Kathleen M (211)
Saturday January 24, 2015, 12:41 pm
Sadly noted. Thanks, Carrie. Still have a lump in my throat.
 

Past Member (0)
Saturday January 24, 2015, 12:48 pm
Noted.
"Forced into the sea"
I simply cannot imagine what so many people have gone through .
Thank you Carrie
 

Darren Woolsey (218)
Saturday January 24, 2015, 3:23 pm
Totally agree with both Roslyn and Nancy.

All peoples of the Earth need to have a place they can call their home.

Thanks for sharing the story and link Carrie
 

Arild Gone for now (174)
Sunday January 25, 2015, 3:11 am
UNRWA’s archive has been inscribed on the UNESCO ‘Memory of the World’ register, which includes collections of outstanding cultural and historical significance. In tandem with the digitized archive, UNRWA is also launching a website, http://archive.unrwa.org/, where the 1,948 images will be available to media, academics, writers and others who wish to study, explore or just have a window into the world of Palestine refugees from 1948 to the present day. The Long Journey is organized and endorsed by UNRWA USA. -

Looking forward to see the images,this is something everybody needs to see.
 

Arild Gone for now (174)
Sunday January 25, 2015, 3:18 am


UNRWA Audiovisual Archive for Palestine Refugees

 

Jonathan Harper (0)
Monday January 26, 2015, 1:39 am
Noted
 

Past Member (0)
Monday January 26, 2015, 8:29 am
Noted
 
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