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PBS NewsHour | Weekly Poem: Taha Muhammad Ali | PBS

Duration: 03:22
Program: PBS NewsHour #10167
Broadcast Date: Oct. 3, 2011

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Taha Muhammad Ali was born in 1931 in the Galilee village of Saffuriya. After fleeing to Lebanon during the Arab-Israeli war of 1948, Muhammad Ali and his family settled in Nazareth where they have lived since. He and his sons have been operating a souvenir shop there for decades. Muhammad Ali died on Sunday, October 2 in Nazareth.

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Post Date: October 3, 2011