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Demonstrators protest Trump's controversial Jerusalem announcement

As protests in the Palestinian territories largely died down, neighboring countries held rallies and an Israeli security guard was stabbed.

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Image: People take part in a rally against U.S. President Donald Trump's decision to recognise Jerusalem as the capital of Israel, in Rabat,

In the Moroccan capital, Rabat, tens of thousands of protesters marched down the city's main thoroughfare on Sunday chanting slogans, including, "The people want to liberate Palestine" and "Death to Israel, enemy of the people and provoker of wars."

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Image: Lawyers chant slogans during a protest after a recent U.S. decision to recognize Jerusalem

Lawyers chant slogans against U.S. President Donald Trump's recognition of Jerusalem as Israel's capital outside the Lawyers Syndicate in Cairo, Egypt, on Sunday.

 

 

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Lebanese soldiers clash with protesters in Awkar, near Beirut, Lebanon.

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Image: Protest in Lebanon over US recognition of Jerusalem as capital of Israel

Security forces fired tear gas and water cannons at protesters, some of them waving Palestinian flags, near the U.S. Embassy in Beirut, Lebanon. Demonstrators set fires in the street, torched U.S. and Israeli flags and threw projectiles toward security forces who had barricaded the main road to the complex.

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Image: A man shouts as he stands in front of water cannon used by Lebanese riot policemen to disperse protesters during a protest

A man shouts as he stands in front of a water cannon used by Lebanese riot police to disperse protesters in Awkar, near Beirut, Lebanon.

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Image: Protesters shouts slogans against President Donald Trump

Protesters shout slogans against U.S. President Donald Trump as they hold Turkish and Palestinian flags during a rally against Israel in Istanbul, Turkey.

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Image: A protester carries a sign against Trump's decision to recognize Jerusalem

A protester carries a sign in Beirut, Lebanon.

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Image: A protester chants slogans against the United States and Israel

A protester chants slogans against the United States and Israel during a demonstration in Rabat, Morocco.

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Image: Palestinian protesters clash with Israeli forces near the Israel-Gaza border east of the southern Gaza strip city of Khan Yunis

Protesters clash with Israeli forces near the Israel-Gaza border east of the southern Gaza strip city of Khan Yunis, with Israeli heavy machinery seen on the other side of the border after a tunnel was discovered in the area.

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Image: An Israeli border policeman looks on as he walks through tear gas fumes during clashes with Palestinian protesters

An Israeli border policeman walks through tear gas fumes during clashes with protesters near an Israeli checkpoint in the West Bank city of Ramallah on Sunday.

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Image: A Palestinian holds a burning tire during clashes with Israeli troops near the Jewish settlement of Beit El, near Ramallah

A protester holds a burning tire during clashes with Israeli troops at a demonstration near the Jewish settlement of Beit El, near the West Bank city of Ramallah.

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Image: Israeli forces arrest a Palestinian stone thrower during clashes in the city centre of the West Bank town of Hebron

Israeli forces arrest a man throwing stones during clashes in the city center of the West Bank town of Hebron.

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Image: Palestinian protesters run from falling tear gas canisters fired by Israeli forces

Protesters run from falling tear gas canisters fired by Israeli forces during clashes near an Israeli checkpoint in the West Bank city of Ramallah.

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Image: An onlooker reacts near the area where police said a Palestinian stabbed an Israeli security guard at the main bus station in Jerusalem

An onlooker reacts near the area where police said a Palestinian stabbed an Israeli security guard at the main bus station in Jerusalem.

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Image: Israeli police detain the Palestinian assailant (C) who stabbed and seriously wounded an Israeli security guard at the central bus station

Israeli police detain a man who they said stabbed and seriously wounded an Israeli security guard at the central bus station in Jerusalem.

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Image: Israeli soldiers detain a Palestinian during clashes at a protest against U.S. President Donald Trump's decision to recognize Jerusalem as the capital of Israel, in the West Bank city of Hebron

Israeli soldiers detain a man during clashes at a protest in the West Bank city of Hebron.

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Image: Rally in Turkey against the US recognition of Jerusalem as capital of Israel

Protesters shout slogans in Istanbul, Turkey.

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Image: A protester participates in a rally against U.S. President Donald Trump's decision to recognise Jerusalem at the capital of Israel

A protester attends a rally in Istanbul.

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