• Image of A Million Martyrs - Line Drawing by Yusf Ali
  • Image of A Million Martyrs - Line Drawing by Yusf Ali
  • Image of A Million Martyrs - Line Drawing by Yusf Ali

A million martyrs

Omar El-Mukhtar (The Lion of the Desert)

The portrait of Omar El-Mukhtar is an icon of resistance and solidarity in the Arab world, especially in Libya. Omer El-Mukhtar led the resistance against the Italian occupation from 1911 until 1931 when he was hanged. The words in the piece represent the martyrs that have given their lives fighting oppression.

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