Historic Palestine village: Campaigners fight to stop Israeli redevelopment plans

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Al Jazeera English published this video item, entitled “Historic Palestine village: Campaigners fight to stop Israeli redevelopment plans” – below is their description.

A fight to preserve an abandoned Palestinian village called Lifta is entering a potentially critical phase.

Tenders to start work on a redevelopment plan are due to be issued in the coming weeks.

Campaigners opposing the move say it would destroy a rare historical and cultural monument.

Al Jazeera’s Harry Fawcett reports from Lifta, West Jerusalem.

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