Best of News

Keywords

A mounted Israeli policeman monitors the streets near Damascus gate... News PhotoCity,City Street,Civil War,Conflict,Crisis,Damascus,Emergencies and Disasters,Escape,Group Of People,Horizontal,Israel,Israel-Palestine Conflict,Jerusalem,Judaism,Nakba Day,Palestinian,People,Police Force,Protest,Protestor,Rescue Worker,Street,Syrian Civil War,WarPhotographer Collection: AFP 2013 AFPA mounted Israeli policeman monitors the streets near Damascus gate in Jerusalem on May 15, 2013 as Palestinian demonstrators gathered to mark the 65th Nakba or 'catastrophe' of the Jewish state's creation in 1948, during which 760,000 Palestinians fled their homes. Thousands of Palestinians took to the streets in the West Bank and the Gaza Strip to demonstrate on Nakba Day and assert their 'right to return' to where their ancestors fled after the Israeli victory over Arab armies. AFP PHOTO / JACK GUEZ (Photo credit should read JACK GUEZ/AFP/Getty Images)