J'lem City Council has plans for civilian cemetery

By JPOST.COM STAFF
May 9, 2006 08:42

The Jerusalem City Council has been forwarding a groundbreaking initiative to build the nation's first citywide civilian cemetery, which would allow for a secular burial without payment. The cemetery was scheduled to be built near Beit Almin in the Givat Shaul neighborhood of the capital, and would include 18,000 graves, Army Radio reported.


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