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New Palestinian City Rises (VOA On Assignment Nov. 15)i
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November 15, 2013 1:56 PM
A new Palestinian city called Rawabi is rising on a hill in the West Bank. Next year people will move into the first 600 homes, the first of some 25,000 residents. Rawabi will be the first modern planned Palestinian city, a grand vision for schools, business and entertainment facilities. VOA’s Scott Bobb went to the see the new city’s construction and talked with the man behind the massive project.

New Palestinian City Rises (VOA On Assignment Nov. 15)

Published November 15, 2013

A new Palestinian city called Rawabi is rising on a hill in the West Bank. Next year people will move into the first 600 homes, the first of some 25,000 residents. Rawabi will be the first modern planned Palestinian city, a grand vision for schools, business and entertainment facilities. VOA’s Scott Bobb went to the see the new city’s construction and talked with the man behind the massive project.

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