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Israeli police spray water to disperse Palestinian protestors as... News PhotoConflict,Crisis,Damascus,Demonstration,Emergencies and Disasters,Escaping,Horizontal,Israel,Israel-Palestine Conflict,Jerusalem,Judaism,Middle East,Nakba Day,Palestinian,Police Force,Political Rally,Protestor,Rescue Worker,Spray,War,Water,Water CannonPhotographer Collection: AFP 2013 AFPIsraeli police spray water to disperse Palestinian protestors as clashes broke out outside Damascus gate in Jerusalem on May 15, 2013 during a rally to mark the 65th Nakba or 'catastrophe' of the Jewish state's creation in 1948, during which 760,000 Palestinians fled their homes. Thousands of Palestinians took to the streets in the West Bank and the Gaza Strip to demonstrate on Nakba Day and assert their 'right to return' to where their ancestors fled after the Israeli victory over Arab armies. AFP PHOTO / JACK GUEZ (Photo credit should read JACK GUEZ/AFP/Getty Images)