Mourning and Action: Borj El Shamali Camp, Tyre, Lebanon

Mourning And Action: Guide

Mourning and Action is a collection of three ongoing projects of commemoration, in refugee camps in Lebanon.

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Hooleh Martyrs’ Memorial – Commemorative mural dedicated to the memory of civilian martyrs at Borj Shamali camp, killed in Hooleh shelter by Israeli phosphorus bombs on June 7, 1982.

 

Video

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Interview with Abu Waseem and Abo Fadi, directors of Houleh Center in Bourj El Shamali.  They describe history and conditions for Palestinian refugees in Lebanon,  in the refugee camp specifically, and the 1982 massacre at the Houleh Center, where the memorial and mural are located.

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