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Palestinians clash with Israeli police at Jerusalem holy site

At least 152 Palestinians were injured in clashes with Israeli riot police inside Jerusalem's Al-Aqsa mosque compound on Friday, the latest outbreak in a recent upsurge

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US says Russia closer to invading Ukraine, agrees to meeting

Russia on Sunday rescinded earlier pledges to pull tens of thousands of its troops back from Ukraine's northern border, a move that U.S. leaders said put Russia another

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IS group claims mosque explosions in Afghanistan as death toll soars to 47

The death toll from Friday's suicide explosions inside a mosque in Kandahar city, capital of Afghanistan's southern Kandahar province, has risen to 47, while 90 others

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Muslim worshippers attend downsized Hajj for second year in a row

Click arrows to view gallery Muslims participating in the Hajj to Mecca this year experienced a downsized gathering under significant restrictions for the second year ami

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Afghan government, Taliban meet in Qatar for peace talks

FILE PHOTO: U.S. Army from NATO and Afghan commando forces are pictures in a checkpoint during a patrol against Islamic State militants in July, 2018. A peace conference between the Afghan govern

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12 worshippers killed in explosion at Kabul mosque

VCG A bomb hit a mosque in northern Kabul during Friday prayers, killing 12 worshippers and wounding 15 others, Afghan police said.No group had claimed responsibility for the attack by the tim

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Virus, Mideast turmoil stifle Eid al-Fitr celebrations

Muslims celebrated Eid al-Fitr in a subdued mood for a second year Thursday as the COVID-19 pandemic again forced mosque closings and family separations on the holiday

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