Category Archives: Refugees

What Is a “Refugee”? The Jews from Morocco versus the Palestinians from Israel

What Is a “Refugee”? The Jews from Morocco versus the Palestinians from Israel by Alan M. Dershowitz Gatestone Institute March 10, 2018 at 3:00 am The Arab exodus from Israel in 1948 was the direct result of a genocidal war … Continue reading

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Netanyahu: 2 State Solution ‘Doesn’t Work with What We See’

“You can say it will be good if we give [the Palestinians] a state … empirically it doesn’t work with what we see,” Netanyahu stated. By: World Israel News Staff Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu stated that a two-state solution to … Continue reading

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The UN and Unequal Justice: The Case for Jewish Refugees From Arab Countries

The UN and Unequal Justice: The Case for Jewish Refugees From Arab Countries by Irwin Cotler The Algemeiner December 2, 2014 7:55 am The UN marked the 67th anniversary of the UN Partition Resolution of November 29, 1947, with an … Continue reading

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The Jewish Exodus from Arab Lands: Toward Redressing Injustices on All Sides

Jewish Center for Public Affairs Aharon Mor and Orly Rahimiyan, September 11, 2012 Vol. 12, No. 21     11 September 2012 For over 2,500 years, Jewish communities have existed in the lands now known as the Middle East and North Africa, … Continue reading

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The Smotrich Plan – A Step in the Right Direction, but…

September 15, 2017 12:10 pm 0 by Martin Sherman “I am not talking here about cruel expulsion or the flooding of countries with penniless refugees. The emigration we are talking about is planned, willing, and based on a desire for … Continue reading

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The Forgotten Refugees

One of the biggest barriers to Arab-Israeli reconciliation is the unresolved issue of compensation for Jewish refugees who fled Arab countries in the 1940s and ’50s. A new study explores how the compensation demand arose, then fell into obscurity. If … Continue reading

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Abbas lies about Mizrahi history and aliya

Point of No Return: Jewish Refugees from Arab and Muslim Countries One-stop blog on Jews from Arab and Muslim Countries and the Middle East’s forgotten Jewish refugees, updated daily Thursday, January 18, 2018 Abbas lies about Mizrahi history and aliya … Continue reading

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Comment: Remembering the ethnic cleansing of the Middle East’s Jews

Jpost Opinion By TZAHI GAVRIELI / November 29, 2017 Watch “The Forgotten Refugees“ My family was expelled from Iraq in 1951. My grandfather Haim owned a successful business with several trucks, while my grandmother Gazelle ran the home. They lived … Continue reading

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Jordan switches on world’s largest solar plant in refugee camp

Jpost Middle East By REUTERS November 13, 2017 LONDON/ZAATARI – Jordan has switched on the world’s largest solar plant inside a refugee camp, providing renewable energy to nearly 80,000 Syrians, the United Nations refugee agency said on Monday. The 12.9 … Continue reading

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King Abdullah of Jordan Needs to Abdicate

July 13, 2017 King Abdullah of Jordan Needs to Abdicate By Ted Belman I met Mudar Zahran, currently the Secretary General of the Jordan Opposition Coalition (JOC), some six years ago and have kept closely in touch with him over … Continue reading

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