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Thousands of Indonesians again protest Trump's Jerusalem move

Thousands of Indonesians again protest Trump's Jerusalem move

Thousands protested outside the US Embassy in the Indonesian capital on Sunday against US President Donald Trump's decision to recognize Jerusalem as Israel's capital, many waving banners saying "Palestine is in our hearts".

Gaza death toll rises to four after protests and airstrikes

Gaza death toll rises to four after protests and airstrikes

Four people have died in the Gaza Strip from Israeli gunfire and airstrikes, a health ministry official said Saturday, following a day of clashes between Palestinian protesters and Israeli security forces over Jerusalem.

Trump recognizes Jerusalem as Israeli capital

Trump recognizes Jerusalem as Israeli capital

President Donald Trump recognized the disputed city of Jerusalem as Israel's capital Wednesday, a historic decision that overturns decades of US policy and risks triggering a fresh spasm of violence in the Middle East.

Palestinians seethe at Trump's "insane" Jerusalem move

Palestinians seethe at Trump's "insane" Jerusalem move

Palestinians seethed with anger and a sense of betrayal over US President Donald trump's decision to recognise the disputed city of Jerusalem as the capital of Israel.

US Jerusalem recognition would end Trump peace push

US Jerusalem recognition would end Trump peace push

A US move to recognise Jerusalem as Israel's capital would mean the end of President Donald Trump's peace efforts on the Israeli-Palestinian conflict, a senior Palestinian official warned Tuesday.

Israel extends arrest of Islamic cleric

Israel extends arrest of Islamic cleric

An Israeli court on Monday extended the remand of an Islamic cleric accused of inciting violence in connection with last month's deadly tensions over a Jerusalem holy site, his lawyer said. Raed Salah, arrested on August 15, had his remand extended until Thursday, Khaled Zabarka told AFP.

Jordan's King Abdallah discusses holy site tensions in Ramallah

Jordan's King Abdallah discusses holy site tensions in Ramallah

Jordan's King Abdallah will meet Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas in the Israeli-occupied West Bank on Monday for the first time in five years to discuss tensions at a Jerusalem holy site and wider political developments.

Palestinian negotiator criticises US silence on settlements

Palestinian negotiator criticises US silence on settlements

A senior Palestinian official on Tuesday said silence in US President Donald Trump's administration over settlement growth and its failure to support the two-state solution encouraged "apartheid" Israeli policies.

Israel says Jerusalem mosque metal detectors to stay, may be reduced

Israel says Jerusalem mosque metal detectors to stay, may be reduced

Israel said on Sunday it would not remove metal detectors whose installation outside a major Jerusalem mosque has triggered the bloodiest clashes with the Palestinians in years, but could eventually reduce their use.

Israeli forces raid home of Palestinian attacker, arrest brother

Israeli forces raid home of Palestinian attacker, arrest brother

Israeli security forces on Saturday raided the home of the Palestinian attacker who stabbed to death three Israelis and restricted movement for Palestinians from his West Bank village, the military said.

Israel faces mounting Palestinian anger over holy site metal detectors

Israel faces mounting Palestinian anger over holy site metal detectors

Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu is weighing whether to remove metal detectors at a Jerusalem holy site whose installation after a deadly attack last week has stoked Palestinian protests, an Israeli cabinet minister said on Thursday.

Israel to reopen Jerusalem holy site today after attack

Israel to reopen Jerusalem holy site today after attack

Israeli forces imposed a strict siege on Al-Aqsa Mosque and the Old City of Jerusalem and prevented its employees from entering the mosque and carrying out their work for the third day in a row.