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  11/15/2013, Kislev 12, 5774

Mount Scopus Park Project Approved


Despite efforts by Environmental Protection Minister Amir Peretz to stop it, a new national park on Mount Scopus in Jerusalem has been approved.

The District Planning and Building officially approved the park on Thursday evening, ignoring recent pressure by Peretz not to do so.