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AN ISRAELI border policeman fires a tear gas canister during clashes with Palestinian protesters, outside the Ofer military prison, near the West Bank city of Ramallah, Nov. 18. Two Palestinian cousins armed with meat cleavers and a gun stormed a Jerusalem synagogue during morning prayers Tuesday, killing four people in the city’s bloodiest attack in years. The attack ratcheted up fears of sustained violence in a city already on edge amid soaring tensions over its most contested holy site.
As of Wednesday, November 19, 2014
JERUSALEM — Israel demolished the east Jerusalem home of a Palestinian who carried out a deadly October attack, just hours after Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu promised strict security measures in the wake of a grisly synagogue assault a day earlier...