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Rappler
Palestinians to end boycott of Jerusalem holy sitethe security measures were installed following a July 14 attack nearby that kil
Rappler / Posted 17 hours ago
the security measures were installed following a July 14 attack nearby that killed two policemen. Palestinian president Mahmud Abbas joined calls for worshippers to return to the site. "The prayers will happen, God willing, inside the Al-Aqsa... Read more
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News 24 South Africa
Palestinians to end boycott of Jerusalem holy sitethe security measures were installed following a July 14 attack nearby that kil
News 24 South Africa / Posted 17 hours ago
the security measures were installed following a July 14 attack nearby that killed two policemen. Palestinian president Mahmud Abbas joined calls for worshippers to return to the site. "The prayers will happen, God willing, inside the Al-Aqsa... Read more
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News 24 South Africa
Israel under pressure over holy site, deadly shooting at Amman embassyoptions and alternatives that will ensure security," Mordecai said in an interv
News 24 South Africa / Posted 3 days ago
options and alternatives that will ensure security," Mordecai said in an interview with Al-Jazeera. Palestinian president Mahmud Abbas, who has announced he was freezing contacts with Israel over the dispute, said Sunday this included the security... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Israel under pressure over holy site, shooting at Amman embassyoptions and alternatives that will ensure security," Mordecai said in an interv
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 4 days ago
options and alternatives that will ensure security," Mordecai said in an interview with Al-Jazeran. Palestinian president Mahmud Abbas, who has announced he was freezing contacts with Israel over the dispute, said Sunday this included the security... Read more
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The Hindu
Netanyahu faces pressure over holy site after violence kills eightand alternatives that will ensure security," Gen. Mordechai said in an intervie
The Hindu / Posted 4 days ago
and alternatives that will ensure security," Gen. Mordechai said in an interview with Al-Jazeera. Palestinian president Mahmud Abbas, who has announced he was freezing contacts with Israel over the dispute, said Sunday this included the security... Read more
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4d
Rappler
TIMELINE: Jerusalem holy site crisisthere and in the occupied West Bank lead to clashes in which three Palestinians
Rappler / Posted 4 days ago
there and in the occupied West Bank lead to clashes in which three Palestinians are killed. Palestinian president Mahmud Abbas says he is freezing contacts with Israel. Later the same day, a Palestinian breaks into a Jewish home in the... Read more
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4d
Rappler
Palestinians die in new clashes over Jerusalem holy siteovernight and arrested his brother, the army said. Amid mounting pressure to r
Rappler / Posted 4 days ago
overnight and arrested his brother, the army said. Amid mounting pressure to respond to the dispute, Palestinian president Mahmud Abbas announced late Friday he was freezing contacts with Israel. There was no immediate public reaction from Prime... Read more
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News 24 South Africa
Fears of more Israeli-Palestinian violenceto collective punishment. Amid mounting pressure to respond to the dispute ove
News 24 South Africa / Posted 5 days ago
to collective punishment. Amid mounting pressure to respond to the dispute over the mosque compound, Palestinian president Mahmud Abbas announced late Friday he was freezing contacts with Israel. There was no immediate public reaction from Israeli... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Fears of more Israeli-Palestinian violence over holy siteto collective punishment. Amid mounting pressure to respond to the dispute ove
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 5 days ago
to collective punishment. Amid mounting pressure to respond to the dispute over the mosque compound, Palestinian president Mahmud Abbas announced late Friday he was freezing contacts with Israel. There was no immediate public reaction from Israeli... Read more
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Perth Now
Palestine cuts contact with Israeldeal with it and to de-escalate the situation so that there is no threat to any
Perth Now / Posted 6 days ago
deal with it and to de-escalate the situation so that there is no threat to anyone there.”media_cameraPalestinian president Mahmud Abbas. Picture: AFP It came as three Palestinians were killed and several dozen injured by live rounds, rubber... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Deadly stabbing, clashes as tensions rise over Jerusalem holy siterestricted access for Muslim prayers. As Israeli and Palestinian leaders faced
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 6 days ago
restricted access for Muslim prayers. As Israeli and Palestinian leaders faced pressure to respond, Palestinian president Mahmud Abbas announced late Friday he was freezing contacts with Israel over the holy site dispute. The unrest came after... Read more
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New York Post
Palestinian stabs Israeli settlers to death as tensions riseafter Israeli police barred Muslim men under 50 years old from entering Jerusal
New York Post / Posted 6 days ago
after Israeli police barred Muslim men under 50 years old from entering Jerusalem’s Old City. Palestinian President Mahmud Abbas said Friday he was freezing contacts with Israel over new security measures at a highly sensitive holy site in... Read more
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The Courier Mail
Palestine cuts contact with Israeldeal with it and to de-escalate the situation so that there is no threat to any
The Courier Mail / Posted 6 days ago
deal with it and to de-escalate the situation so that there is no threat to anyone there.”media_cameraPalestinian president Mahmud Abbas. Picture: AFP It came as three Palestinians were killed and several dozen injured by live rounds, rubber... Read more
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Rappler
3 dead as clashes erupt over Jerusalem holy sitethe Palestinian territories, with the United States and the UN Middle East envo
Rappler / Posted 6 days ago
the Palestinian territories, with the United States and the UN Middle East envoy expressing concern. Palestinian president Mahmud Abbas spoke with US counterpart Donald Trump's senior adviser and son-in-law Jared Kushner. He urged the US... Read more
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6d
Daily Mail
Clashes after Israel restricts Jerusalem Old City prayersforces fire tear gas following protest prayers held outside Jerusalem's Old Cit
Daily Mail / Posted 6 days ago
forces fire tear gas following protest prayers held outside Jerusalem's Old City during protests Palestinian president Mahmud Abbas spoke with US counterpart Donald Trump's senior adviser and son-in-law Jared Kushner about the unrest 'They... Read more
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6d
Rappler
Israel bars men under 50 from Jerusalem Old City prayersRecep Tayyip Erdogan has urged Israel to remove the metal detectors. He spoke b
Rappler / Posted 6 days ago
Recep Tayyip Erdogan has urged Israel to remove the metal detectors. He spoke by telephone with both Palestinian president Mahmud Abbas and Israeli President Reuven Rivlin on Thursday, July 20. Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu stressed... Read more
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10d
Channel NewsAsia
Muslims heed calls to avoid holy site over Israeli security measuresto reopen the Al-Aqsa compound and stressed the need to "avoid any escalation a
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 10 days ago
to reopen the Al-Aqsa compound and stressed the need to "avoid any escalation at the site". Palestinian president Mahmud Abbas conveyed a similar message to Netanyahu when the two spoke by phone on Friday in the wake of the... Read more
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11d
Channel NewsAsia
Macron chides Netanyahu on settlements, urges new Mideast talksto mobilise the international community on the peace process angered Israel. T
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 11 days ago
to mobilise the international community on the peace process angered Israel. The French leader met Palestinian leader Mahmud Abbas on Wednesday, when he said he backed a two-state solution and opposed Israeli settlements. "France has always... Read more
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11d
Channel NewsAsia
Israel reopens sensitive holy site, but Muslims refuse to enterto reopen the Al-Aqsa compound and stressed the need to "avoid any escalation a
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 11 days ago
to reopen the Al-Aqsa compound and stressed the need to "avoid any escalation at the site". Palestinian president Mahmud Abbas conveyed a similar message to Netanyahu when the two spoke by phone on Friday as tensions rose in the wake of... Read more
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11d
asianage
Israel to reopen Jerusalem holy site after deadly assaultIDs. The attack and aftermath was one of the most serious incidents in Jerusale
asianage / Posted 11 days ago
IDs. The attack and aftermath was one of the most serious incidents in Jerusalem in recent years. Palestinian president Mahmud Abbas and Netanyahu spoke by phone on Friday tensions rose. Israeli authorities also detained Jerusalem’s top Muslim... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Tight security in Jerusalem as holy site closed after attackIDs. The attack and aftermath was one of the most serious incidents in Jerusal
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 12 days ago
IDs. The attack and aftermath was one of the most serious incidents in Jerusalem in recent years. Palestinian president Mahmud Abbas and Netanyahu spoke by phone on Friday as tensions rose. Israeli authorities also detained Jerusalem's top... Read more
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Hindustantimes.com
Haram al-Sharif shut after Jerusalem attack, security tightenedIDs. The attack and aftermath was one of the most serious incidents in Jerusal
Hindustantimes.com / Posted 12 days ago
IDs. The attack and aftermath was one of the most serious incidents in Jerusalem in recent years. Palestinian president Mahmud Abbas and Netanyahu spoke by phone on Friday as tensions rose in the wake of the incident. Israeli authorities also... Read more
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The Manila Times
Security tight, holy site shut after Jerusalem attackIDs. The attack and aftermath was one of the most serious incidents in Jerusal
The Manila Times / Posted 12 days ago
IDs. The attack and aftermath was one of the most serious incidents in Jerusalem in recent years. Palestinian president Mahmud Abbas and Netanyahu spoke by phone on Friday as tensions rose in the wake of the incident. Israeli authorities also... Read more
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News 24 South Africa
Security tight, holy site shut after Jerusalem attackIDs. The attack and aftermath was one of the most serious incidents in Jerusal
News 24 South Africa / Posted 12 days ago
IDs. The attack and aftermath was one of the most serious incidents in Jerusalem in recent years. Palestinian president Mahmud Abbas and Netanyahu spoke by phone on Friday as tensions rose in the wake of the incident. Israeli authorities also... Read more
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13d
Inquirier.net
Two police killed near Jerusalem holy site, attackers shot deadholy site where they too were shot dead in one of the city’s most serious incid
Inquirier.net / Posted 13 days ago
holy site where they too were shot dead in one of the city’s most serious incidents in recent years. Palestinian president Mahmud Abbas and Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu spoke by phone later as tensions rose over the attack and its... Read more
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The Manila Times
Netanyahu, Abbas speak by phone after attackRAMALLAH, Palestinian Territories: Palestinian president Mahmud Abbas and Israe
The Manila Times / Posted 13 days ago
RAMALLAH, Palestinian Territories: Palestinian president Mahmud Abbas and Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu spoke by phone following Friday’s attack near an ultra-sensitive holy site that killed two Israeli police, with three Arab assailants... Read more
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14d
Hindustantimes.com
Trump envoy mediates water deal between Israel, Palestiniansis however heavy scepticism over whether meaningful talks can be held now, with
Hindustantimes.com / Posted 14 days ago
is however heavy scepticism over whether meaningful talks can be held now, with 82-year-old Palestinian president Mahmud Abbas unpopular and Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu heading what is seen as the most right-wing government... Read more
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Aljazeera
Power hit in Gaza after lack of fuel payment to Egypt"the main reason for the worsening situation in Gaza is Hamas as they rejected
Aljazeera / Posted 19 days ago
"the main reason for the worsening situation in Gaza is Hamas as they rejected the initiative of (Palestinian president) Mahmud Abbas to end the split" between Palestinian factions. He did not confirm or deny the allegations of blocking fuel... Read more
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22d
DW
Benjamin Netanyahu praises 'marriage made in Heaven' with India |out by Islamist militants. While Modi did not have any meetings with Palestini
DW / Posted 22 days ago
out by Islamist militants. While Modi did not have any meetings with Palestinian officials on his schedule, as is customary for foreign dignitaries, though he did meet with President Mahmud Abbas in New Delhi in May. es/bw (AFP, AP)DW rec... Read more
22d
Channel NewsAsia
Modi, Netanyahu seek to deepen ties on first visit by an Indian PMleaders during his three-day stay, as is common for visiting dignitaries. Modi
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 22 days ago
leaders during his three-day stay, as is common for visiting dignitaries. Modi did however meet Palestinian president Mahmud Abbas in New Delhi in May. BIG-TICKET DEFENCE DEALS India has traditionally voiced its support for Palestinian... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Modi begins first ever Israel visit by an Indian PMleaders during his three-day stay, as is common for visiting dignitaries. Modi
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 23 days ago
leaders during his three-day stay, as is common for visiting dignitaries. Modi did however meet Palestinian president Mahmud Abbas in New Delhi in May. India is the world's biggest importer of defence equipment, and Israel has become one of... Read more
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Hindustantimes.com
PM Narendra Modi leaves for ‘historic’ Israel visit, defence deals and stronger ties on agendaleaders during his three-day stay, as is common for many foreign dignitaries.
Hindustantimes.com / Posted 23 days ago
leaders during his three-day stay, as is common for many foreign dignitaries. Modi did however meet Palestinian president Mahmud Abbas in New Delhi in May. Israel Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu called the visit, which marks 25 years since the... Read more
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Breitbart
Narendra Modi Set to Become First Indian PM to Visit Israelleaders during his three-day stay, as is common for many foreign dignitaries.
Breitbart / Posted 24 days ago
leaders during his three-day stay, as is common for many foreign dignitaries. Modi did however meet Palestinian president Mahmud Abbas in New Delhi in May. Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu called the visit, which marks 25 years since the two... Read more
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The Manila Times
Modi set to become first Indian PM to visit Israelleaders during his three-day stay, as is common for many foreign dignitaries.
The Manila Times / Posted 24 days ago
leaders during his three-day stay, as is common for many foreign dignitaries. Modi did however meet Palestinian president Mahmud Abbas in New Delhi in May. Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu called the visit, which marks 25 years since the two... Read more
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