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Fatah Facebook posts image of map in sand of “Palestine” erasing Israel


Text and picture posted on the official Fatah Facebook page

Posted text: "Ramy Rify draws in the sands of the Gaza beaches, on the 28th anniversary of the [Palestinian declaration of] independence"

The picture shows "Palestine" written in the sand, with the "T" in the form of the PA map of “Palestine" that presents all of Israel as "Palestine" together with the PA areas.

Palestinian declaration of independence - On Nov. 15, 1988, before the Palestine National Council (PNC), the Palestinian parliament in exile in Algeria, Chairman of the Palestine Liberation Organization (PLO) Yasser Arafat declared the establishment of an independent Palestinian state with Jerusalem as its capital. Although the borders were not specified in the declaration, it recognized the UN partition plan of 1947, which called for the creation of a Jewish state and an Arab state in the former British Mandate for Palestine.