Land Day, 1976: A Turning Point in the Defense of Palestinian Lands in Israel
Date: 
March 30, 2021
Digital project: 
Palestinian Timeline

Highlight | In 30 March 1976, the Palestinians in Israel rebelled against the attempts of the ruling authorities to expropriate and Judaize their lands.  Palestinians announced a general strike and organized marches in different Arab towns, where violent confrontations with the police erupted resulting in six martyrs amongst the demonstrators. Since then, the 30th  of March was marked as a national day in which Palestinians show unity and intention to defend their land and the attachment to their national identity. 

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