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January 13, 2010
Developer builds Palestinian West Bank’s first planned city

A more hopeful note from a part of the world much better known for conflict than economic development.

There’s an ambitious $500 million invested in homes for tens of thousands of Palestinians, six miles north of Ramallah — in what would be the West Bank’s first planned Palestinian city: Rawabi.

The project managers still need approval from Israel for access roads, but they went ahead anyway with the groundbreaking earlier this month.

Felice Friedson of The Media Line reports:

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The GOOD HOPE …for these people is with New BEGININGS can come New Hope !That Familys can make these New Homes into a thriving community &
grow into a village that has & shows tolerance and can shake-off the things that didn’t work &not get bogged-down ..to neutralize the voices
that …who want to play the ..HATE-GAME=[HAMAS] !LET Not these Ghosts of your past put your family’s on the hi-way of DEVASTATION AGAIN !!!
The HOPE is that you let this change be a
Most POSITIVE OUT COME IN A RENEWED WAY OF THINKING & LIVING .. !!!

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