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October 25, 2016

Palestinians walk up towards Al Aqsa mosque. (AFP/File)
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The dispute over Al-Aqsa and the controversial UNESCO resolution continues.

October 24, 2016

Smoke rises following an Israeli air strike in Rafah, in the southern Gaza Strip. (AFP/File)
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Palestinian security sources and eyewitnesses told Ma'an that at least one Israeli artillery shell hit a military post belonging to what they called the "Palestinian resistance," east of Beit Hanoun in northern Gaza, next to the border with Israel.

October 15, 2016

The United Nations cultural heritage body UNESCO adopted a resolution on Wednesday condemning Israeli handling of Jerusalem's al-Aqsa mosque. (AFP/File)
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The resolution was passed after 24 countries voted in its favor, six voted against, and 26 abstained from the vote, according to Israeli newspaper Haaretz.

October 14, 2016

The UNESCO site criticizes Israel's restrictions on Muslim visits to the holy site and calls for unimpeded administration of the mosque. (Shutterstock)
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Jordan has been a vocal proponent of restoration plans as custodian of the Haram al-Sharif