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    • Sheila
    • 18.03.10 | 00:39 (IST)

    1967: 70.000 Arabs in J'lem. 2007: 250.000 Arabs in J'lem. So much for ridding J'lem of Arabs. Anecdotally, I recently spent the morning in the paediatric department of Hadassa Hospital Ein Kerem. I saw lots of Arab children, being treated, being entertained with craft activities... upon enquiry, I was told by one of its educational staff that the majority of young patients is Arab, now Jewish.I also saw lots of Arab staff, by the way, from cleaners to technicians to doctors. Arab population of J'lem shrinking? Of course it is. Just like there is Apartheid in IL, and I only imagined I saw lots of Arab children and staff in the hospital.

    from the article: Jordan's Abdullah: Israel trying to rid Jerusalem of Arabs
    First published 04:00 17.03.10 | Last updated 10:53 31.03.10
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