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  • Children of the Naksa, Children of Camp David

    By Mona Eltahawy

    March 25, 2009 | 10:46 pm

    I was born at the end of July 1967, which makes me a child of the Naksa, or setback, as the Arab defeat during the June 1967 war with Israel is euphemistically

    known in Arabic. Wars mark time and generations in the Middle East, and so there was no summer of love for us in 1967....