East Jerusalem

Eastern part of Jerusalem, predominantly Arab but experiencing influx of Jewish residents in recent years. Claimed by the Palestinians as a future capital

Givat Hamatos
Housing Min.: East Jerusalem’s Givat Hamatos project not frozen

The ministry clarified that any delays in the project were due to technical issues only and that all diplomatic approvals have been given.

Moshe Lion: I've received Emirati offers to invest in East Jerusalem

"We have so much to offer, beyond just the Temple Mount," Moshe Lion added.

How COVID-19 is affecting life in east Jerusalem

THE TRADITIONS and conditions of the Arab residents require special attention and solutions,” says Uri Yakir, special adviser to the mayor.

27/08/2020
EU spent €5m. promoting east Jerusalem as Palestine's capital in 2019

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.

Coronavirus czar accuses Arabs of ‘attacking’ Israel by spreading virus

Of the nearly 4,000 people in Jerusalem with the virus, almost half are residents of east Jerusalem – with over 40% testing positive

AVI BALASHNIKOV
Hagihon chairman, Avi Balashnikov, elected for a third term

"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.

Police at a temporary "checkpoint"  outside the david tower in the Old City of Jerusalem on April 15
Jerusalem Police arrest, question top PA, Fatah officials

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.

A Palestinian Hamas-hired civil servant displays U.S. Dollar banknotes
East J’lem resident indicted for transferring funds for Hamas in Israel

The suspect transferred at least NIS 636,000 of Hamas funds over a number of months.

20/07/2020
Wadi al-Joz in east Jerusalem
Panicked Jerusalemites report 'gunshots,' turn out to be fireworks - WATCH

Eight people detained by police in recent days for violations

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