East Jerusalem: Israel accused of ploy to increase control

The municipality says the intention with Silicon Wadi is to improve employment and living standards.

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    An Israeli municipal government is planning to turn an industrial neighbourhood in occupied East Jerusalem into a technology hub.

    But opponents say the project is another attempt to illegally solidify Israeli control over occupied Palestinian land.

    Al Jazeera’s Harry Fawcett reports.

    SOURCE: Al Jazeera News


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