Al Quds, 30 Rabi’ul Akhir 1436/20 February 2015 (MINA) – The Israeli occupation authorities (IOA) have recently started new excavations, covering a 2,000 square meter area, beneath Ein Um al-Daraj neighborhood, in Silwan, in occupied Jerusalem, member of the Committee for the Defense of Silwan Lands, Fakhri Abu Diab, said.

The excavated area includes the establishment of a 1500-square-meter museum, comprising a set of artifacts and pottery ceramics, dating back to ancient historical epochs and which have recently been subjected to Judaizaing transformations, he added, Palestinian Information Center (PIC) quoted by Mi’raj Islamic News Agency (MINA) as reporting.

Some of the stones and artifacts in the museum have been misappropriated from different Palestinian sites and engraved with ancient Hebrew letters, Abu Diab Told the Wadi Helwa Information Center

Another excavated 500 square meter hall has been allotted to propagating Jewish narratives and biased historical versions, he elaborated.

“This is where the official sites, administration, government offices, had been under King David’s crown,” a stone engraved with Hebrew letters claimed. (T/P006/R03)

Mi’raj Islamic News Agency (MINA)