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Tensions High as Israel Reopens Disputed Holy Site

Tensions ran high at a disputed Jerusalem holy place on Friday as Palestinians gathered for Muslim prayers under tight Israeli security. Nearly 3,000 Israeli police and soldiers deployed in and around Jerusalem's Old City as Israel reopened the Mosque of Al Aqsa, the site Jews call the Temple Mount. The ancient compound marks the holiest place in Judaism and third holiest in Islam, and it is a flashpoint of the Israeli-Palestinian conflict. Israel closed the mosque Thursday...

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