Jerusalem Municipality calls for demolition of Bab al-Magarbeh Bridge to Al-Aqsa Mosque

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Sunday, 18 December, 2011 | 21:17

Silwan, Jerusalem (SILWANIC) —  The Jerusalem Municipality

Districts Committee is sponsoring a campaign to prevent Muslims from entering the holy Al-Aqsa Mosque via legal means. The decision was taken after Municipality engineer Shlomo Ashkoul authorized a shut down of Bab al-Magarbeh Bridge, an access ramp from the Wailing Wall plaza to the Al-Aqsa compound, claiming the bridge’s structural integrity was compromised and not safe for use. Municipality lawyer Ya’ear Ghabai has begun collecting signatures for a petition seeking the demolition of the bridge in order to increase pressure on Islamic bodies to fall in line with Municipality orders.

Dung Gate in Jerusalem’s Old City is already under total control of Israeli forces, who allow only Jewish Israelis and tourists to enter the Al-Aqsa complex through the gate. Dung Gate is the same entrance to the complex that was used by former Israeli prime minister Ariel Sharon in 2000, accompanied by several hundred Israeli soldiers. The event is generally regarded as that which sparked the Second Intifada.

Bab al-Magarbeh Bridge to Al-Aqsa Mosque

Source and more at the Wadi Hilweh Information Center – Silwan, Jerusalem

Watch Caught on Camera: Ethnic Cleansing

Israel’s Jerusalem municipality plans to build more than 50,000 (updated Dec 3, 2011: 85.000) new homes in the city’s occupied eastern sector over two decades:

  • 23,628 homes have already been approved, 20,263 in East Jerusalem and 3,365 in the west.
  • 13,824 are pending review, 12,819 in East Jerusalem and 1,005 in the west.
  • 23,266 housing units are still in planning stages, 19,281 in the east and 3,985 in the west.

Of these, the municipality plans:

  • 10,366 homes in northern East Jerusalem, including illegal Israeli settlement Pisgat Zeev and Palestinian town Beit Hanina.
  • 5,239 homes in southern East Jerusalem, including Gilo settlement and Palestinian district Beit Safafa.
  • 4,886 new units in central eastern Palestinian neighborhood of Silwan and Jerusalem’s Old City.

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Besides this, Israel approved plans to ethnic cleanse 57.000 bedouin from Palestine

Save yourself time. It is only about this : Ethnic Cleansing

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