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By Yfaat Weiss

Until the battle of 1948, Wadi Salib was once an impoverished Arab local in Haifa, Israel. A unmarried day of battling uprooted its citizens. but Wadi Salib retained its Arab identify, even after Jewish immigrants from Morocco resettled it, exchanging one layer of lifestyles with one other. In 1959, Misrahi protest opposed to continuous discrimination grew to become the local and into an icon of ethnic strife among Israeli Jews. however, its Arab inscription and the acts dedicated there lingered in its stones.

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