Jerusalem tram stops trace tale of tragedy

City's tram system is one of the few places where you can still find both Israelis and Palestinians in the same place.

    Residents across Jerusalem remain on high alert a week after five Israelis were killed in a synagogue by Palestinian attackers, prompting more violence on both sides.

    The city's tram is now one of the few places where you can find both Israelis and Palestinians in the same place.

    Stop by stop the route follows a modern timeline of division and tragedy.

    Al Jazeera's Andrew Simmons reports from occupied East Jerusalem.

    SOURCE: Al Jazeera


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