Palestinians barred from Israelis buses

Discrimination against Palestinians is escalating following the announcement of ’s plans to ban Palestinian from riding the same buses as Israeli in the West Bank.

Local sources say Israeli Ministry for Military Affairs has issued a directive, due to go into effect next month, to prohibit the Palestinian workers from traveling on Israeli-run public transportation in the West Bank.

The decision comes in the wake of continuous calls of Israeli settlers in the West Bank to ban the Palestinians from public transportation, claiming that their presence poses a security risk.

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