Wednesday, August 5, 2015

Breaking taboo, east Jerusalem Arabs seek Israeli citizenship - Reuters and Israel Hayom Staff



by Reuters and Israel Hayom Staff

A growing number of east Jerusalem Arabs are going through the process of becoming Israeli citizens, reflecting both a loss of hope for the emergence of a Palestinian state and hard-headed pragmatism on employment, housing, travel, and municipal services.


Two Arab women stand near a crosswalk in Jerusalem
|Photo credit: Reuters
Reuters and Israel Hayom Staff  

Source: http://www.israelhayom.com/site/newsletter_article.php?id=27337  

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