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Naksa Day (6 June) (Arabic: يوم النكسة‎, Yawm an-Naksa) commemorates the Naksa ("setback"), the mass displacement and dispossession of Palestinians during and after the 1967 Six-Day War between Israel, Egypt, Jordan, and Syria.[1] The first mass displacement, known as the Nakba, took place during and after the 1947–1948 Civil War in Mandatory Palestine and the 1948 Arab-Israeli War. It is marked on Nakba Day.


  1. Chatty, Dawn. Children of Palestine: experiencing forced migration in the Middle East, Berghahn Books, 2005, p. 84.

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