It is wonderful news that something is being done about the state of schools in East Jerusalem. Shir Hever in "Education in East Jerusalem" in the 2007July-September edition of "The Economy of the Occupation" describes the shocking negligence of authorities in an impossible situation for many pupils and teachers. The Israeli authorities should be grateful that someone is taking the problem in hand.
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from the article: Rightists furious over Palestinian plans for new East Jerusalem schools