Have any of you Americans been to Jerusalem? - Comment - Israel News | Haaretz Daily Newspaper
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    • 16.03.10 | 11:21 (IST)

    The article clearly states that the museum is being built on what have been an underground car park 1960. Unlike the US, Israel is a tiny country and Jerusalem is just a town by US standards. Anywhere you dig in Jerusalem you will find some ancient artifacts or remains. We have to go on living here. Remains that are found will be removed for reburial (which is more than would happen in most other countries). The Supream court has the final word and it has made its decision, so it's about time that Haaretz respect that decision and drop it already.

    from the article: Works begins on Jerusalem Museum of Tolerance, despite protests
    First published 23:45 15.03.10 | Last updated 23:46 15.03.10
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