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Jerusalem Deputy Mayor calls Palestinian residents ‘animals’

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Published: 15 October 2016

Last updated: 4 March 2024

Calling Palestinians ‘animals,’ Deputy Jerusalem Mayor vows retribution after shooting attack – Nir Hasson – Haaretz 10.10.16
Meir Turgeman, Jerusalem’s Deputy Mayor and chair of its planning and building board, also shelves all construction plans for East Jerusalem and calls for dividing Palestinian neighbourhoods from rest of Jerusalem. Mayor says remarks don’t reflect municipal policy.

And see:

‘Israelisation’ of Jerusalem is a project gone wrong. The latest attack proves it. – Meron Rapoport – Middle East Eye 11.10.16
The very symbols of the efforts to unify and “Israelise” Jerusalem have become the spots of violence and death.

Jerusalem – one city two capitals?
June 7, 2016
Jerusalem can and must be divided.


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