The Mayor of Jerusalem's Arab sector, Rawhi el-Khatib, has accused his Jewish counterpart of victimising the city's Arab Community.
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Background: The Mayor of Jerusalem's Arab sector, Rawhi el-Khatib, has accused his Jewish counterpart of victimising the city's Arab Community. The Mayor told a press conference in the Press Association building that a number of people in the city's Arab sector had been evicted from their homes in favour of Jewish immigrants. He also showed reporters photographers of Arab buildings he alleged had been blown up by the Jewish authorities.