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Published on Feb 11, 2010
http://www.palwatch.org/main.aspx?fi=... A Palestinian refugee on official Palestinian Authority television openly contradicts the Palestinian narrative on refugees, which usually places full blame on Israel for Palestinian refugees. In this clip, Sadek Musid states that Arab leaders encouraged Palestinians to leave their homes, promising them that they would return within a week or two.
Transcript: Arab refugee Sadek Mufid: ”We headed first from Dir al-Qasi [northern Israel] to Rmaich [Lebanon], considering what they (Arab leaders) said at the time: “By Allah, in a week or two, you will return to Palestine.” The Arab armies entered Palestine, along with the Arab Liberation Army. We left – we and those who fled with us – and we all headed for Lebanon. Some people came to Rmaich and others came to the villages on the border, such as Ein Ibl and also to Bint Jbeil. People scattered. And we have about 11 or 15 [refugee] camps in Lebanon.” [Official Palestinian Authority TV, Feb. 9, 2010]