13 mai 2021

'Efforts to diminish Palestinians in Jerusalem was clear from an early age'


A resident writes about what Sheikh Jarrah means to him and Palestinians in the neighbourhood who have been under assault for years.I was born in Jerusalem and lived most of my life along with my family in the Sheikh Jarrah neighbourhood, for the past 27 years. It was initially home to my paternal grandparents, my grandfather, who I did not know because he was martyred in the 1967 war, and my grandmother, who resided there her whole life. I live in the upper part of Sheikh Jarrah near the [...]