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Vatican: Pope Francis holds the first summit on sexual abuse

Finally, the “agenda” of Pope Francis proposes a due occasion for comparison on one of the biggest wounds of the Church of Rome, even if the recent scandals suggest to the faithful Christians that he arrived too late. Summit’s schedule From Thursday 21st to Sunday 24th February 2019 to follow closely the meeting convened by  Full Article…

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Jerusalem’s Holy Sepulchre Church closes in tax protest

Jerusalem’s Church of the Holy Sepulchre, revered as the site of Jesus’s crucifixion and burial, will reopen its doors after Israel backtracked on Tuesday from a tax plan and draft property legislation that triggered a three-day protest. The heads of the Church of the Holy Sepulchre, considered the holiest site in Christianity, have shuttered its  Full Article…

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Trump recognizes Jerusalem as Israel’s capital, reversing longtime U.S. policy

Washington (CNN)President Donald Trump recognized Jerusalem as Israel’s capital on Wednesday and announced plans to relocate the US Embassy there, a move expected to inflame tensions in the region and unsettle the prospects for peace. “Today, we finally acknowledge the obvious: that Jerusalem is Israel’s capital. This is nothing more or less than a recognition  Full Article…

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Growing tensions in al-Aqsa Mosque compound in Jerusalem

The last couple of weeks have seen daily demonstrations and confrontations between Israeli forces and Palestinians in the occupied Palestinian territories. Tensions have risen in occupied East Jerusalem’s Old City after Israel shut down al-Aqsa Mosque compound for the first time since 1969, after a deadly gun battle between Palestinian citizens of Israel and Israeli  Full Article…

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War over Water

The “War over Water” , also the Battle over Water , refers to a series of confrontations between Israel and its Arab neighbors Nations from November 1964 to May 1967 over control of water sources in the Jordan River drainage basin. The analysis of the Israeli-Syrian conflict seems to focus more on the Religious and international Alliances today. Issues that are fundamental to understand the dynamics  Full Article…

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