If Barkat is acting "ultra vires", that is beyon d his powers, surely there are legal procedures to stop him from doing so. On a daily basis, we see Israel enacting one law for the Jews another for the Arabs. As a Zionist I continue to become increasingly depressed at how a homeland for the Jews is turning into a moral nightmare.
Northern California wildfire doubles in size, displaces thousands (Reuters)
from the article: Mayor defies court order to evacuate Jews from East Jerusalem home