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A Tour and Public Apology event in the destroyed village Bayt Nattif

The event is organized by Zochrot and Erik Ader, a former ambassador of the Netherlands, to apologize for the fact that JNF has planted 1100 trees on the land of the refugees of Bayt Nattif to honour his father, the Reverend Bastiaan Jan Ader who saved Jews during the 2nd world war.

Friday, Nov. 18th at 11:00 - 13:00

Transportation from Tel Aviv, from the Arlozorov Train Station at 9:30 The tour will be guided in Hebrew & Arabic. Interpretation to English will be available.

To join, please register in advance at

For more information: Zochrot 03-6953155; Umar al-Ghubari 052-8743099 Further details: Zochrot website, Facebook event

The Olive Tree Campaign and the Dutch Plant, an Olive Tree foundation, invite the public to take part in a ceremony and planting 1100 olive trees, donated by Erik Ader on the anniversary of the death of his father,Reverend Bastiaan Jan Ader who died in 1944.

The event will take place on Nov. 20th between 10:00 - 15:00 in the village Far'ata near Qalqilia

For further information, please contact Muhanad Qaisy, at