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Local Government: May 2, 2012

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The Jerusalem City Hall yesterday issued demolition orders for seven buildings in the neighborhood of Al Bustan in Silwan, in which the Mayor Nir Barkat plans to construct the King’s Garden project.

(Hebrew - Haaretz)

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May 2nd, 2012 at 10:43 pm

Closed Society: 27th October, 2010

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The municipality of Jerusalem demands (Hebrew) that the protest tent of the residents of Al Bustan neighborhood, in Silwan in eastern Jerusalem, be evicted. The court has permitted the owners to delay the demolishing of the tent until June 2011, but the municipality now went to court again, asking that the delaying order be cancelled.

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October 30th, 2010 at 11:49 am