Jerusalem Grand Mufti prohibits sale of Jerusalem properties

The Grand Mufti of Jerusalem and the Palestinian territories, Sheikh Mohammed Hussein has issued a decision prohibiting the sale or facilitation of sale or ownership of any properties in Jerusalem to Israel.“Jerusalem and Al-Aqsa Mosque are inalienable Islamic endowments which cannot be sold, given up or inherited and no one has the right to relinquish them,” he said.
 
Israel has seized large swathes of land in the area through forgery or the enactment of laws including the Absentees Property Law, a member of the Committee for the Defence of Land and Real Estate in Silwan, Fakhri Abu Diab said, adding that a small percentage of land has been also been sold.
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