Eastern part of Jerusalem, predominantly Arab but experiencing influx of Jewish residents in recent years. Claimed by the Palestinians as a future capital
The ministry clarified that any delays in the project were due to technical issues only and that all diplomatic approvals have been given.
"We have so much to offer, beyond just the Temple Mount," Moshe Lion added.
THE TRADITIONS and conditions of the Arab residents require special attention and solutions,” says Uri Yakir, special adviser to the mayor.
Grants designed to preserve the Palestinian identity of east Jerusalem with the aim of promoting it as the capital of a future State of Palestine were handed to a number of NGOs in the region.
Of the nearly 4,000 people in Jerusalem with the virus, almost half are residents of east Jerusalem – with over 40% testing positive
“No difference between Isawiya and Gilo”
"It is an honor for me to serve the city and its residents, and to lead the city's infrastructure, sustainability and the environment along with Mayor Moshe Leon," Balashnikov stated.
On Wednesday, the PA’s deputy governor of Jerusalem, Abdullah Siam, was summoned for interrogation by the Jerusalem Police over his activities in east Jerusalem.
The suspect transferred at least NIS 636,000 of Hamas funds over a number of months.
Eight people detained by police in recent days for violations