Beit Safafa Debate Reaches Israel's Highest Court Supreme Court to Hear Petition Against Road That Cuts Arab Neighborhood in Half

Israeli author David Grossman sends letter of support for Beit Safafa residents to President Shimon Peres, calling on him to take a stand.

The Supreme Court will hear Wednesday a petition by residents of Beit Safafa against construction of a highway that would cut this East Jerusalem neighborhood in half.