This is not an isolated case, but a kind of demographic policy to restrict Arab growth. If an Arab owns a plot of land on the outskirts of Taibeh, he will never receive a permit to build, and will finally end up selling to a Jew from the neighboring community of Kochav Yair who will receive permission immediately. Fact.
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from the article: Jewish town won't let Arab build home on his own land