Jasmine Murphy - Comment - Israel News | Haaretz Daily Newspaper
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    • Silvienne
    • 15.10.07 | 01:24 (IST)

    I used the term Al Quds because that was the name used in the Haaretz article which reported upon the crowds and crowds of Palestinians who wanted to get into Al Quds/Jerusalem to pray during Ramadan. I know that only women and men over a certain age were allowed in. Haaretz printed a picture of many women standing behind an IDF barrier keeping them out. They certainly didn't look much like terrorists; they looked like women who wanted to pray. What's wrong with using the term Al Quds? Jerusalem is sacred to Muslims as well as Jews and Christians.

    from the article: PA to pressure U.S. to support freeze on settlement building
    First published 00:00 14.10.07 | Last updated 00:00 14.10.07
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