you dont know how PLANNING works. if you want a future line, you need to reserve the land. you can only do it if you make a plan, which is based on the engineering ability to build it. the broad idea is to link up tel aviv and nablus. for your information, ariel is on this path. nablus is a 100% arab city. why should israel plan a line, if it not intended to serve them? moreover, do you really think israel will build it before there is a peace agreement? do you know the list of priorities for israel railways. this line ranks LAST. the planning is for ONE thing: to ensure the future track. nothing whatsoever to do with occupation. quite the opposite.
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