Israel: Jerusalem goes underground to solve grave crisis

In a bid to solve the city’s desperate lack of burial sites, Jerusalem is turning back the clock and building underground cemeteries for the first time in 1,600 years, footage showed Tuesday. The concept of burying the dead underground goes back thousands of years and provides a solution to a city coping with land shortages and a religious Jewish ban on cremation. The completed structure will... Еще hold 22,000 graves and will be able to provide burial space for about 10 years, taking up 300,000 cubic square metres.

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