Abu Dis built on Jewish land - Comment - Israel News | Haaretz Daily Newspaper
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    • Don Lary
    • 06.07.10 | 15:39 (IDT)

    Its time the rights groups also looked at formal Jewish land with 'hard and real title' in and around Jerusalem. the most glaring example of Arabs squatting and having stolen Jewish land is Abu Dis. In the years 1920-24, 598 dunams of land in Abu Dis was purchased and has Jewish title. 70% of this land is outside the borders of Jerusalem and Abu Dis has been built illegally on this land. This includes large parts of the University of Al Kuds. Its time to sue everyone and take the matter to the courts. I think we have all heard enough left wing propaganda about Jews taking Arab lands. In and around Jerusalem its quite the opposite. Arabs have stolen and sqautted on Jewish land. Thats the hard truth and reality.

    from the article: Rights group: Israeli settlements control 42 percent of West Bank
    First published 07:33 06.07.10 | Last updated 07:33 06.07.10
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