10 million shekels, the cost of Judaizing the New Gate of O. Jerusalem
OCCUPIED JERUSALEM, (PIC)– Israeli media sources revealed that Israeli authorities have started a Judaization project of the New Gate area in the Old City of Occupied Jerusalem. Kol Ha’ir Israeli weekly newspaper stated that the so called Jerusalem Development Authority, Jerusalem Municipality, ministries of Jerusalem and Tourism along with the Water Authority will cooperate for what they call developing the New Gate in the Old City. The project is expected to start within the coming weeks and to be finished by early 2017. The cost of the project is estimated at 10 million shekels, the newspaper pointed out. The project aims at turning the area into an active touristic and commercial zone whereas water, sewage and electricity networks will be repaired. The tiles of the New Gate’s Street, as well, are going to be renovated and special pathways for the disabled will be established along with other services within a plan which aims at enhancing facilities for the interest of Israeli usage in the Old City of Occupied Jerusalem.
(Source / 16.07.2016)