15 Nov. 1988
Jerusalem, Israel - State of
Palestinians wave the Palestinian flag amid singing, cheering and dancing on one of the streets inside the walled Old City November 15. Balloons were put up as well as portraits of Palestinian President Yasser Arafat as Palestinian youth supporting the mainstream Fatah movement celebrate the 11th anniversary of the Palestinian declaration of independence. Yasser Arafat declared Palestinian independence in a speech he gave at a meeting of the parliament-in-exile in Algiers on November 15, 1988.