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May 11, 2012 10:42 am

Abbas Denies Jerusalem’s Jewish History

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PA President Mahmoud Abbas. Photo: wiki commons.

Palestinian Authroity President Mahmoud Abbas recently called Israel’s presence in Jerusalem “Judaization,” accusing Israel of stealing “cultural, human, and Islamic-Christian religious history,” Palestinian Media Watch (PMW) reported.

Furthermore, Abbas’s advisor for Jerusalem said in April that Israel is trying “to create an artificial heritage with a Jewish spirit at the expense of its true and authentic [identity] as an Arab, Islamic and Christian city,” according to PMW.

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