'J'lem court allows Jewish construction at Shepherd Hotel'

By JPOST.COM STAFF
January 19, 2011 18:23

The Jerusalem District Appeals Committee decided on Wednesday to allow construction of a Jewish neighborhood at the controversial site of the former Shepherd Hotel in east Jerusalem.

On Wednesday, The Muslim Committee in Israel, a new NGO, secured a temporary injunction against the planned construction of 20 apartment units in the Sheikh Jarrah neighborhood.


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