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Iran's supreme leader Ayatollah Ali Khamenei backs government's gasoline price hike, terms protesters 'thugs'
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Iran's supreme leader Ayatollah Ali Khamenei backs government's gasoline price hike, terms protesters 'thugs'

Since the hike, demonstrators have abandoned their cars along major highways and joined mass protests in the capital, Tehran, and elsewhere

Gaza’s Islamic Jihad group announces ceasefire with Israel, brings to an end two days of heavy fighting that killed 32 Palestinians
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Gaza’s Islamic Jihad group announces ceasefire with Israel, brings to an end two days of heavy fighting that killed 32 Palestinians

Al-Berim said the cease-fire was based on a list of demands presented by his group late on Wednesday, the fighting broke out early on Tuesday after Israel killed a senior commander of the militant group.

14 wounded in clashes between Muslim worshippers and Israeli Police at disputed holy site in Jerusalem
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14 wounded in clashes between Muslim worshippers and Israeli Police at disputed holy site in Jerusalem

Muslim worshippers and Israeli Police clashed Sunday at a major Jerusalem holy site during prayers marking the Islamic holiday of Eid al-Adha.

Israeli soldier, six Palestinians including Hamas military commander killed during raid in Gaza; Hamas denounces 'cowardly' attack
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Israeli soldier, six Palestinians including Hamas military commander killed during raid in Gaza; Hamas denounces 'cowardly' attack

An exchange of fire erupted during an Israeli military operation in the Gaza Strip on Sunday, killing six Palestinians and an Israeli soldier, officials said, while potentially dashing hopes that a recent agreement would restore calm.

Donald Trump backs separate States for Israelis and Palestinians; Benjamin Netanyahu stresses on Israel's security
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Donald Trump backs separate States for Israelis and Palestinians; Benjamin Netanyahu stresses on Israel's security

For the first time since taking office, President Donald Trump endorsed a two-state solution as the best way to resolve the conflict between Israel and the Palestinians as he met at the UN with Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu.

Gaza teen shot by Israeli forces in May dies of injuries, says health ministry: 139 Palestinians killed so far in border clashes
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Gaza teen shot by Israeli forces in May dies of injuries, says health ministry: 139 Palestinians killed so far in border clashes

A Palestinian teen shot by Israeli forces in May during major clashes on the Gaza border died of his wounds on Thursday, the health ministry in the Hamas-ruled territory said.

US to veto Kuwait-sponsored resolution asking UN to ensure 'international protection' for Palestinians
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US to veto Kuwait-sponsored resolution asking UN to ensure 'international protection' for Palestinians

US to veto Kuwait-drafted resolution that would suggest measures for international protection of Palestinians following escalating violence in Gaza.

58 Palestinians, including 6 minors and a baby, dead, 2,700 injured in protests on Gaza border as Israel celebrates US Embassy move
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58 Palestinians, including 6 minors and a baby, dead, 2,700 injured in protests on Gaza border as Israel celebrates US Embassy move

In a jarring contrast, Israeli forces shot and killed 57 Palestinians and injured more than 2,700 during mass protests Monday along the Gaza border, while just a few miles away Israel and the US held a festive inauguration ceremony for the new American Embassy in contested Jerusalem

55 Palestinians killed, over 1,200 injured in protests on Gaza border as US, Israel inaugurate American Embassy in Jerusalem
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55 Palestinians killed, over 1,200 injured in protests on Gaza border as US, Israel inaugurate American Embassy in Jerusalem

In a jarring contrast, Israeli forces shot and killed at least 55 Palestinians and wounded more than 1,200 during mass protests on Monday along the Gaza border, while just a few miles away Israel and the US held a festive inauguration ceremony for the new American Embassy in contested Jerusalem.

Donald Trump hails scheduled opening of US embassy in Jerusalem, calls it 'a great day for Israel'
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Donald Trump hails scheduled opening of US embassy in Jerusalem, calls it 'a great day for Israel'

US President Donald Trump on Monday hailed the scheduled opening of the US embassy in Jerusalem as "a great day for Israel," even as deadly clashes erupted between Palestinians and Israeli security forces on the Gaza border.

Palestine leaders call for largest anti-Israel protests in Gaza and West Bank as United States shifts embassy to Jerusalem
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Palestine leaders call for largest anti-Israel protests in Gaza and West Bank as United States shifts embassy to Jerusalem

The Palestinians are preparing on Sunday for escalating popular protests on Monday in both the Gaza Strip and the West Bank.

Donald Trump 'not sure' if Israel wants peace with Palestine, says settlements complicate issue
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Donald Trump 'not sure' if Israel wants peace with Palestine, says settlements complicate issue

Donald Trump said in an interview published on Sunday that he was "not necessarily sure" Israel was seeking to reach a peace agreement with the Palestinians

Israeli army strikes Hamas targets in Gaza Strip in retaliation to Palestinians' rocket attack, no casualties reported
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Israeli army strikes Hamas targets in Gaza Strip in retaliation to Palestinians' rocket attack, no casualties reported

Israeli aircraft hit a Hamas compound in the southern Gaza Strip, after Palestinians there fired a rocket into the Jewish state, the Israeli army said

Israeli rights group Yesh Din says police 'fails to fulfill its duty to guarantee safety of Palestinian public'
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Israeli rights group Yesh Din says police 'fails to fulfill its duty to guarantee safety of Palestinian public'

An Israeli rights group says authorities only bring indictments in about one in 10 ideologically-motivated attacks by Israelis against Palestinians in the occupied territories.

Arab foreign ministers meet in Amman, discuss response to Donald Trump's recognition of Jerusalem as Israel's capital
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Arab foreign ministers meet in Amman, discuss response to Donald Trump's recognition of Jerusalem as Israel's capital

The Foreign Ministers of six Arab countries and the Secretary General of the Arab League on Saturday met in Jordan

Arab foreign ministers demand reversal of Donald Trump Jerusalem decision, call it a 'grave' development
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Arab foreign ministers demand reversal of Donald Trump Jerusalem decision, call it a 'grave' development

Arab foreign ministers on Sunday demanded that the United States rescind President Donald Trump's decision to recognise Jerusalem as Israel's capital

US secretary of state Rex Tillerson says Jerusalem's final status will be negotiated by Israelis, Palestinians
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US secretary of state Rex Tillerson says Jerusalem's final status will be negotiated by Israelis, Palestinians

US Secretary of State Rex Tillerson on Friday said the final status of Jerusalem would be decided by Israeli and Palestinian negotiators

UN Security Council to convene special meeting on Friday after Donald Trump declares Jerusalem as Israel's capital
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UN Security Council to convene special meeting on Friday after Donald Trump declares Jerusalem as Israel's capital

UN Security Council has convened a meeting on Friday in wake of Donald Trump announcing his decision to recognise Jerusalem as Israel's capital.

Donald Trump may endorse Jerusalem as Israeli capital: What is the world's position on this international issue?
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Donald Trump may endorse Jerusalem as Israeli capital: What is the world's position on this international issue?

In 1995, the US Congress passed the Jerusalem Embassy Act calling on the United States to move its embassy from Tel Aviv to Jerusalem, recognising it as Israel's capital.

Thousands rally in Istanbul to protest Israel's security measures at Jerusalem's Al-Aqsa Mosque
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Thousands rally in Istanbul to protest Israel's security measures at Jerusalem's Al-Aqsa Mosque

Thousands people rallied in Istanbul to protest measures taken by Israel in Jerusalem and show solidarity with Palestinians