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Palestinians pray outside holy site after Israeli restrictions

1 year, 2 months ago
JERUSALEM: Israel barred men under 50 from Friday prayers at a sensitive Jerusalem holy site after two weeks of tensions and deadly unrest, leading thousands of Palestinians to hold mass prayers outside. Thousands of others entered the…

Israel removes metal detectors from Al-Aqsa mosque site

1 year, 2 months ago
JERUSALEM: Israel removed metal detectors from a highly sensitive Jerusalem holy site in the pre-dawn hours of Tuesday and said they would no longer be used after the new security measures set off deadly violence. The move came after…