'Blood on Your Hands!': Charlottesville Council Meeting Devolves Into Chaos
Texas man charged with trying to bomb Houston Confederate statue
Baby named 'Eclipse' born at SC hospital
5000 ecstasy tablets shaped like Trump's face seized in Germany
N Korea slams Seoul-Washington joint drill
Palestinian President cuts contacts with Israel
24 July 2017, 01:04 | Katrina Lee
Palestinians fear Israel is trying to retake the holy site of al Aqsa by stealth
They refused to enter, preferring to pray outside, in some cases filling the narrow alleyways of the Old City's Muslim quarter.
Jerusalem's top Muslim cleric, Mohammed Hussein, said protests, including mass street prayers outside the shrine, would continue until the devices are removed.
"If we let them, they (Israelis) will take over the mosque completely", he said, standing near the Old City. Earlier on Friday, three Palestinian men were shot dead and hundreds of others were injured in Israeli-occupied East Jerusalem.
"The murderers will never tell us how to search the murderers", Tzachi Hanegbi, Israeli minister for regional development and a senior member of the ruling Likud party, told Israel's Army Radio.
A Palestinian sneaked into a home in the West Bank Israeli settlement of Halamish after nightfall on Friday (local time) and stabbed to death three Israelis.
"Therefore we have taken a decisive and firm position especially regarding security coordination and all forms of coordination between us and them", the Palestinian president said.
Gadi Zohar, former chief Israeli military administrator for the West Bank and Gaza Strip, also called for a reassessment of the measure.
The controversy has resonated beyond Israel and the Palestinian territories, with the United States and the UN Middle East envoy expressing concern.
North Korea Trade with China Rises Despite Sanctions
The bill if passed by the Congress and signed into law by the United States president, would severely impact Chinese businesses. Then on July 8, Trump and Chinese President Xi Jinping met to discuss concerns on North Korea and the Chinese trade relations.
According to Israeli radio reports, protest marches were also held on Friday in Jordan, Turkey, Lebanon, Malaysia and Indonesia.
One security session was expected to discuss the recent implementation of metal detectors at entrances to a key holy site in the Old City.
He underlined the Islamic nature of the mosque, saying that "Al-Aqsa is and always will be a Muslim site" and could not be turned it into a Jewish site. Worshippers have been refusing to enter due to the new metal detectors, with Palestinians charging the step was an Israeli attempt to claim further control over the site.
"They (metal detectors) will remain.
During that period, Israeli forces have killed more than 255 Palestinians, majority said by Israel to be attackers".
The Associated Press said including Friday's violence, "Palestinians have killed 47 Israelis, two visiting Americans and a British tourist in stabbings, shootings and car-ramming attacks against civilians and soldiers". Israel's said its decision to enhance security came after two border police officers were killed in an attack at the compound a week ago.
The Haram al-Sharif/Temple Mount is central to the Israeli-Palestinian conflict.
Wisconsin Republican Party outraises Democrats
Historically, the party in the White House tends to lose congressional seats in midterm elections. I don't agree with commentators who tell us both major political parties are in disarray.
Israel to reopen sensitive Jerusalem holy site
Palestinian rioters clashed with Israeli police on Tuesday night in Jerusalem's Old City for the second night in a row . Under the status quo that governs Muslim and Jewish access to the Mount, Jews are prohibited from praying there.
Tropical Storm Don forms; fourth named storm of 2017
NASA's Aqua satellite passed over newly formed Tropical Storm Don gathering temperature data from the compact storm's clouds. Tropical storm conditions are expected in the warning area by late Tuesday and Tuesday night.
JAGGA JASOOS Aims For The Moon And Lands Among The Stars
The musical rom-com showed a remarkable growth of 30 percent on its first Saturday with a collection of approximately Rs 11 crore. It collected Rs 8.57 crore, but with the good word of mouth publicity, the film saw a massive jump on the second and third day.
Uber to merge with rival Yandex in Russian Federation and beyond
Based on data provided by Yandex , Uber did less than 12 million rides in June 2017, while Yandex .Taxi did close to 24 million. The two companies are forming a yet-to-be-named joint operation that Yandex will own the majority of with 59.3 percent control.