Yes indeed:

But when Sanballat, Tobiah, the Arabs, the Ammonites and the people of Ashdod heard that the repairs to Jerusalem’s walls had gone ahead and that the gaps were being closed, they were very angry.
– Nehemiah 4:7

Uncanny, isn’t it?

“Those who forget the past are condemned to repeat it.”
– George Santayana

The Sunday Times recently published a cartoon depicting Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu building a wall on top of Palestinians, using their blood as cement.

Bibi's wall

The current injustice that is Israeli displacement of Palestinians in occupied Palestine is precisely why we should never forget the horrors of the past.

h/t for the Bibi cartoon: Jim West