17.05.2012 25.Ijar. 5772 Tag 40 des Omer
Critics say the commemoration of the events of 1948 was called off following pressure from right-wing groups.
The University of Haifa rescinded permission for a student-organized Nakba Day event on Wednesday, just three hours before the event was to have taken place. The university's president, Aaron Ben-Ze'ev, announced the cancelation even after organizers received permits from all relevant bodies….