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‘American Road’ to cut off West Bank from East Jerusalem

Construction is under way on controversial road, which is part of a wide-ranging plan to cut the eastern half of the city off from occupied West Bank.

Construction is under way on a controversial road through occupied East Jerusalem.

Palestinian activists say the so-called “American Road” is part of a wide-ranging plan to cut the eastern half of the city off from the occupied West Bank.

Al Jazeera’s Harry Fawcett reports.