Clashes erupt at Jerusalem shrine as Muslims return to pray

Jul 27, 2017

Clashes have erupted at a sacred shrine in Jerusalem as thousands of Muslims rushed to pray at the site for the first time in nearly two weeks

Israel removes railings, overhead bridge near holy site

Jul 27, 2017

Israel removed railings and an overhead metal bridge it had installed near a contested Jerusalem holy site, meeting a demand by Muslim protesters and causing Palestinians to celebrate in the streets

The Latest: Palestinians cheer after Israel removes devices

Jul 27, 2017

The Latest: Israel has taken down metal railings it had recently installed near the gate to a contested Jerusalem holy site, meeting a demand by Muslim protesters.

Jerusalem Palestinians find voice through prayer protests

Jul 26, 2017

Thousands of Palestinian Muslims have been praying in the streets of Jerusalem every evening, creating a new, surprisingly effective form of protest in their long conflict with Israel

Thousands join Muslim prayer protests over Jerusalem shrine

Jul 25, 2017

Thousands of Palestinian Muslims have prayed in the streets near Jerusalem's most contested holy site as clerics call for continued protests

The Latest: Abbas says ties with Israel remain suspended

Jul 25, 2017

Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas says he will continue to suspend security coordination with Israel until it returns the situation at a major Jerusalem shrine to how it was before the crisis over security measures there

Ailing Nigeria president gives thanks for nationwide prayers

Jul 25, 2017

Nigeria's ailing president gives thanks for nationwide prayers; 'I am making good progress'

The Latest: Pope prays for ill baby Charlie Gard and parents

Jul 24, 2017

Pope Francis seeks prayers for Charlie Gard, the critically ill baby who is hospitalized in Britain, and the 11-month-old boy's parents

The Latest: Abbas: Palestinians to halt contacts with Israel

Jul 21, 2017

The Latest: Palestinian President Abbas says Palestinian leadership will 'freeze contacts' with Israel 'on all levels'

3 Palestinians killed, scores hurt in clashes with Israel

Jul 21, 2017

Clashes with Israeli troops over metal detectors imposed at major Jerusalem shrine kill 3 Palestinians; dozens injured

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