Boy sings song that defines Be'er Sheva as part of "Palestine" on PA TV
Boy: "Oh flying bird, circling around,
My eyes protect you and Allah keeps you safe
By Allah, oh traveling [bird], I burn with envy
My country Palestine is beautiful...
In Be'er Sheva send greetings to this region
Long live Jericho with its pride...
Palestine - the remedy for my wounds
PA TV host: "Bravo, applause, applause, applause. Do you sing the song as you hear it? Is it how you sing it?"
Boy: "No, I like to add things... In the music lesson, the teacher sang this song. I looked for it on YouTube and saw the lyrics."
TV host: "You liked it."
Boy: "I liked it and didn't make any changes."
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Note: The boy is singing a popular Palestinian song that has been broadcast in slightly different versions on PA TV. The full lyrics of the original song name many cities in Israel, including Acre, Haifa, Jaffa and others. The boy’s song also included cities in the PA: Gaza, Hebron, Bethlehem, and Jericho.
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