The international song competition is also being organized around the Nakba day or the day of catastrophe, when in 1948, more than 7500,00 Palestinians were expelled from their homaeland by Israeli militia.
Professor Haidar Eid of the Palestinian Campaign for the Academic and Cultural Boycott of Israel talks about the resistance on the ground against Israel’s attempts to create an open-air prison in Gaza, the trajectory of the Great March of Return and the way ahead for the Palestinian resistance.
More than 200 Palestinians, including children, women, and medics were killed and around 4000 injured by Israeli forces during the last one year as IDF forces used live bullets against unarmed protesters.
Israel claimed that the airstrikes were in response to two rockets that were fired at Tel Aviv. However, Israeli intelligence itself claimed that the rockets fired on Gaza were as a result of a maintenance error
On Thursday, Israel launched airstrikes on nearly 100 targets in Gaza in the aftermath of what it claimed were rocket attacks on Tel Aviv