Amid diplomatic backlash over the possible change in the American stance on the Holy City, Israel says Jerusalem is its capital whether other nations recognize it or not.
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A Jerusalem market at night
Feeling triumphant now that Israel has removed metal detectors from the Temple Mount, Palestinians now aim to eradicate any Israeli presence in Jerusalem's Old City.
A record number of Jewish people visited the Old City's holy site for the fast commemorating the destruction of the Temples that once stood there.
Iran directly encouraged and supported the recent riots over Israeli security on the Temple Mount.