Grand Mufti’s Jerusalem mansion to become synagogue

Article Link: https://www.jpost.com/israel-news/grand-muftis-jerusalem-mansion-to-become-synagogue-656190

The synagogue will be part of a future 56-apartment Jewish neighborhood in east Jerusalem. Hajj Amin al-Husseini, the notorious mufti of Jerusalem in the 1920s and 1930s who spent much of World War II in Berlin as a Nazi collaborator and war criminal, must be spinning in his grave. In Jerusalem has learned that the landmark hilltop mansion he built 88 years ago in affluent Sheikh Jarrah between the Old City and Mount Scopus is slated to become a synagogue in a future 56-apartment Jewish neighborhood in east Jerusalem.