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Palestinian artist Kamal Boullata buried in Jerusalem

His family fought for rare Israeli permission for him to be buried in occupied East Jerusalem.

Palestinian artist Kamal Boullata has been buried in occupied East Jerusalem from which he had been exiled since the start of the Israeli occupation in 1967.

Boullata’s family fought to get Israeli approval to bring the body of their son home from Berlin.

Al Jazeera’s Harry Fawcett reports.