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  5/15/2012, Iyar 23, 5772

Security Forces Prepared for 'Nakba' Day

Israeli security forces will deploy, Tuesday, to deal with demonstrations by hostile Arabs and their supporters on both sides of the 1949 armistice line to mark the secular anniversary of the founding of the modern state of Israel, which they view as a "catastrophe" (Nakba in Arabic). Demonstrations planned in the clock square in Ramallah and near Ofer Prison north of Jerusalem will focus on Israeli control over Judea and Samaria (Shomron).

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