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Jerusalem's green spaces spark debate
Some argue protected lands should be used for parks, while others say they should be located outside city.
Last Modified: 07 Apr 2012 15:04

Politicians and environmentalists in Jerusalem are debating the future of the city's green spaces.

Some people say they believe protected lands should be built on, while others argue construction should take place outside the city.

Al Jazeera's Cal Perry reports from Jerusalem.

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