Israel planning new Jewish suburb in occupied Jerusalem

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[ PIC 31/03/2012 – 11:00 AM ]

OCCUPIED JERUSALEM, (PIC)– The Israeli occupation authority is planning a new Jewish suburb near Abu Dis village to the east of occupied Jerusalem, Israeli press reports said.

Yerushalayim weekly newspaper said that the mayor of Jerusalem Nir Barkat was seeking to establish the new suburb, comprising 250 housing units, over dozens of dunums near Abu Dis.

It said that Barkat recently met with a number of municipal council members in a bid to convince them to approve his project so that it would kick off the soonest.

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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

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