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Submitted by R (United States), Jul 26, 2017 at 08:15

"... a subscription to the Wall Street Journal not required.]" Would that this were so:

By
Daniel Pipes
July 25, 2017 6:45 p.m. ET

Palestinian Authority President Mahmoud Abbas's Fatah Party announced Saturday that the "campaign for Jerusalem has effectively begun, and will not stop until a Palestinian victory and the release of the holy sites from Israeli occupation." Fatah demanded the removal of metal detectors and other security devices from the entrance to the Aqsa Mosque on the Temple Mount. A week earlier two Israeli policemen were killed by terrorists who had stashed their weapons inside the mosque.

The Fatah statement was illogical and...

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