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    • Sammy
    • 11.02.12 | 10:22 (IST)

    "What these neighborhoods have in common is that all were Palestinian villages abandoned in 1948 and subsequently used to house new immigrants to Israel. Putting new immigrants in abandoned Palestinian houses initially served two purposes: alleviating the country's housing shortage, and preventing the Palestinians from returning" ********Translation: Palestinian land was stolen and given to illegal immigrants.

    from the article: Jerusalem 'squatter' discovers that his home is rightfully his
    First published 03:31 10.02.12 | Last updated 03:31 10.02.12
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