Middle East Research and Information Project: Critical Coverage of the Middle East Since 1971

On Saturday night, June 10, 1967, Israeli authorities informed more than 100 families living in the Moroccan Quarter of Jerusalem’s Old City that they had three hours to evacuate their homes, where some had lived for generations. As Teddy Kollek, mayor of the western half of the city since 1965, recalled in his 1978 autobiography:

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How to cite this article:

Joost Hiltermann "Teddy Kollek and the Native Question," Middle East Report 182 (May/June 1993).
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