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Christ's tomb Exposed for First Time in Centuries

Restorers working in the Church of the Holy Sepulchre in Israel uncover stone slab venerated as the resting place of Jesus Christ.

Christ's tomb Exposed for First Time in Centuries
Israeli PM announces tougher penalties against stone throwers
Israeli PM announces tougher penalties against stone throwers

Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu announced a toughening of the penalties for stone throwers, following a third day of clashes between Palestinians and security forces.

Israeli PM announces tougher penalties against stone throwers
Tens of thousands pray at Jerusalem's Al-Aqsa for Ramadan
Tens of thousands pray at Jerusalem's Al-Aqsa for Ramadan

Tens of thousands of Muslim worshippers streamed through Jerusalem's Old City to one of Islam's most revered sites as Israel eased restrictions for the fasting month of Ramadan.

Tens of thousands pray at Jerusalem's Al-Aqsa for Ramadan
Worry grips Jerusalem residents awaiting next attack
Worry grips Jerusalem residents awaiting next attack

Jerusalem is witnessing security measures not seen in years as residents try to maintain some semblance of normal life while awaiting the next attack.

Worry grips Jerusalem residents awaiting next attack
Suspected Jewish vandals hit 45 E.Jerusalem cars
Suspected Jewish vandals hit 45 E.Jerusalem cars

Suspected Jewish extremists punctured the tyres of dozens of Palestinian cars in annexed east Jerusalem on Monday in the latest so-called "price tag" hate crime, police and an AFP correspondent said.

Suspected Jewish vandals hit 45 E.Jerusalem cars
Israel says to free Palestinians and build more settlements
Israel says to free Palestinians and build more settlements

Israel will announce plans for new settlement construction next week, coinciding with the release of a third batch of Palestinian prisoners as part of peace talks, an official said Thursday.

Israel says to free Palestinians and build more settlements
Jerusalem buried in snow as rare storm pounds Mideast
Jerusalem buried in snow as rare storm pounds Mideast

A fierce winter storm shut down much of the Middle East Friday, burying Jerusalem in snow, flooding parts of Gaza and bringing frigid, wet weather to war-ravaged Syria.

Jerusalem buried in snow as rare storm pounds Mideast
Abbas confirms Jordan as custodian of Jerusalem holy sites
Abbas confirms Jordan as custodian of Jerusalem holy sites

Palestinian president Mahmud Abbas signed a deal with King Abdullah II on Sunday confirming Jordan's historic role as custodian of the holy sites in Jerusalem.

Abbas confirms Jordan as custodian of Jerusalem holy sites
UK, France 'may recall envoys' over Israel settler plan
UK, France 'may recall envoys' over Israel settler plan

Britain and France are considering recalling their ambassadors to Israel over its plans to build new settler homes in a highly controversial area of the West Bank.

UK, France 'may recall envoys' over Israel settler plan
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