Israeli Police & Friday Prayers

Israeli Police & Friday Prayers

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Israeli police stand guard behind Palestinian Muslims performing Friday prayers in East Jerusalem. The latest conflagration between Israelis and Palestinians, which has left at least 1,967 people dead on both sides, and the Ebola health crisis in West Africa has led several U.S. colleges to pull students out of summer study in those regions or suspend fall programs.