CAIRO, April 22 (KUNA) -- The Arab League on Thursday warned Israel against
carrying out its plans to construct a new underground railway system on
In a statement by the Arab league's Palestine and occupied Arab lands
department said that reports from Jerusalem, mentioned that Israel has begun
planning a quick establishment of the plans, thus to judaize the holy land.
The statement added that Israel intends to establish this by the end of
2010, and that the system will pass under Al-Aqsa Mosque.
The Israeli actions are considered a violation of international agreements
and resolutions which identify Jerusalem as occupied land, the League
Israel violates the holy sites that hold cultural, historical, as well as
humanitarian meaning. This includes places of worship such as mosques and
churches, some of which are 5,000 years-old, the statement added.
The statement called on UNESCO, as well as other international institutions
to protect Islamic history, and urged quick intervention to put a stop to
Furthermore, the statement called against the special treatment Israel
recieves, and be dealt with equally as other nations. (end)
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