Anger as Israeli settlers buy Arab property

Palestinian Authority president toughens laws against Palestinians selling land or homes to Israeli settlers.

    The Palestinian Authority President Mahmoud Abbas has toughened laws against Palestinians selling land to Israeli settlers.

    Israelis are increasingly acquiring more buildings in a hotly disputed area of Jerusalem.

    Since last month, Jewish settlers have taken over several properties in the Arab neighbourhoods, provoking anger and resentment among Palestinians.

    Al Jazeera's Imtiaz Tyab reports from occupied East Jerusalem.

    SOURCE: Al Jazeera


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