Photo Gallery: Israel's Controversial High-Speed Rail Link
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Photo Gallery: Israel's Controversial High-Speed Rail Link

Shortcut Through the West Bank German Rail Under Fire for Controversial Israeli Project

Peace activists have strongly criticized a planned high-speed rail line in Israel that will cut through the West Bank and deprive Palestinian communities of land. A subsidiary of Germany's national rail operator apparently helped plan the line, and critics claim they must have known about the controversial route.
Von Juliane von Mittelstaedt