Palestinian-American Sentenced to Life for Selling Land to Jews Released

Under American pressure, the Palestinian Authority released 55-year-old Issam Akel, who sold his East Jerusalem home to an NGO run by Israeli settlers, and is now expected to move abroad

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A Palestinian-American man sentenced to life in prison and forced labor for selling land plots in East Jerusalem to Jews was released on Thursday, and is expected to leave the West Bank in the upcoming days....