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Clashes in Jerusalem ahead of court case on Palestinians' eviction

Israeli police detain a Palestinian protester amid ongoing tension ahead of an upcoming court hearing in an Israel-Palestinian land-ownership dispute in the Sheikh Jarrah neighborhood of East Jerusalem, May 5. A long-running legal case, in which several Palestinian families face eviction from homes on land claimed by settlers, is at the heart of the confrontations during the Muslim holy month.      REUTERS/Ammar Awad

Israeli police detain a Palestinian protester amid ongoing tension ahead of an upcoming court hearing in an Israel-Palestinian land-ownership dispute in the Sheikh Jarrah neighborhood of East Jerusalem, May 5. A long-running legal case, in which...more

Israeli police detain a Palestinian protester amid ongoing tension ahead of an upcoming court hearing in an Israel-Palestinian land-ownership dispute in the Sheikh Jarrah neighborhood of East Jerusalem, May 5. A long-running legal case, in which several Palestinian families face eviction from homes on land claimed by settlers, is at the heart of the confrontations during the Muslim holy month. REUTERS/Ammar Awad
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A Palestinian protester confronts a Jewish settler amid ongoing tension ahead in the Sheikh Jarrah neighborhood of East Jerusalem, May 5. REUTERS/Ammar Awad

A Palestinian protester confronts a Jewish settler amid ongoing tension ahead in the Sheikh Jarrah neighborhood of East Jerusalem, May 5. REUTERS/Ammar Awad

A Palestinian protester confronts a Jewish settler amid ongoing tension ahead in the Sheikh Jarrah neighborhood of East Jerusalem, May 5. REUTERS/Ammar Awad
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Palestinian protesters run as Israeli police fire water canon containing a foul smelling substance amid ongoing tension in the Sheikh Jarrah neighborhood of East Jerusalem, May 5.  REUTERS/Ammar Awad

Palestinian protesters run as Israeli police fire water canon containing a foul smelling substance amid ongoing tension in the Sheikh Jarrah neighborhood of East Jerusalem, May 5. REUTERS/Ammar Awad

Palestinian protesters run as Israeli police fire water canon containing a foul smelling substance amid ongoing tension in the Sheikh Jarrah neighborhood of East Jerusalem, May 5. REUTERS/Ammar Awad
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Israeli police detain a Palestinian protester amid ongoing tension in the Sheikh Jarrah neighbourhood of East Jerusalem, May 5.   REUTERS/Ammar Awad

Israeli police detain a Palestinian protester amid ongoing tension in the Sheikh Jarrah neighbourhood of East Jerusalem, May 5. REUTERS/Ammar Awad

Israeli police detain a Palestinian protester amid ongoing tension in the Sheikh Jarrah neighbourhood of East Jerusalem, May 5. REUTERS/Ammar Awad
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A Jewish settler and Palestinian residents point fingers at each other during clashes amid ongoing tension in the Sheikh Jarrah neighborhood of East Jerusalem, May 3.    REUTERS/Ammar Awad

A Jewish settler and Palestinian residents point fingers at each other during clashes amid ongoing tension in the Sheikh Jarrah neighborhood of East Jerusalem, May 3. REUTERS/Ammar Awad

A Jewish settler and Palestinian residents point fingers at each other during clashes amid ongoing tension in the Sheikh Jarrah neighborhood of East Jerusalem, May 3. REUTERS/Ammar Awad
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A Palestinian protester is detained by Israeli border policemen during clashes amid ongoing tension in the Sheikh Jarrah neighborhood of East Jerusalem, May 4.    REUTERS/Ammar Awad

A Palestinian protester is detained by Israeli border policemen during clashes amid ongoing tension in the Sheikh Jarrah neighborhood of East Jerusalem, May 4. REUTERS/Ammar Awad

A Palestinian protester is detained by Israeli border policemen during clashes amid ongoing tension in the Sheikh Jarrah neighborhood of East Jerusalem, May 4. REUTERS/Ammar Awad
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An Israeli policeman detains a Palestinian protester amid ongoing tension in the Sheikh Jarrah neighborhood of East Jerusalem, May 5. REUTERS/Ammar Awad

An Israeli policeman detains a Palestinian protester amid ongoing tension in the Sheikh Jarrah neighborhood of East Jerusalem, May 5. REUTERS/Ammar Awad

An Israeli policeman detains a Palestinian protester amid ongoing tension in the Sheikh Jarrah neighborhood of East Jerusalem, May 5. REUTERS/Ammar Awad
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Jewish settlers and Palestinian protesters take pictures of each other amid ongoing tension in the Sheikh Jarrah neighborhood of East Jerusalem, May 5. REUTERS/Ammar Awad

Jewish settlers and Palestinian protesters take pictures of each other amid ongoing tension in the Sheikh Jarrah neighborhood of East Jerusalem, May 5. REUTERS/Ammar Awad

Jewish settlers and Palestinian protesters take pictures of each other amid ongoing tension in the Sheikh Jarrah neighborhood of East Jerusalem, May 5. REUTERS/Ammar Awad
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Israeli police detain a Palestinian protester amid ongoing tension in the Sheikh Jarrah neighborhood of East Jerusalem, May 5. REUTERS/Ammar Awad

Israeli police detain a Palestinian protester amid ongoing tension in the Sheikh Jarrah neighborhood of East Jerusalem, May 5. REUTERS/Ammar Awad

Israeli police detain a Palestinian protester amid ongoing tension in the Sheikh Jarrah neighborhood of East Jerusalem, May 5. REUTERS/Ammar Awad
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Israeli police detain a Palestinian woman protester in the Sheikh Jarrah neighborhood of East Jerusalem, May 5. REUTERS/Ammar Awad

Israeli police detain a Palestinian woman protester in the Sheikh Jarrah neighborhood of East Jerusalem, May 5. REUTERS/Ammar Awad

Israeli police detain a Palestinian woman protester in the Sheikh Jarrah neighborhood of East Jerusalem, May 5. REUTERS/Ammar Awad
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Israeli police detain a Palestinian woman protester in the Sheikh Jarrah neighborhood of East Jerusalem, May 5. REUTERS/Ammar Awad

Israeli police detain a Palestinian woman protester in the Sheikh Jarrah neighborhood of East Jerusalem, May 5. REUTERS/Ammar Awad

Israeli police detain a Palestinian woman protester in the Sheikh Jarrah neighborhood of East Jerusalem, May 5. REUTERS/Ammar Awad
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Israeli police detain a Palestinian protester in the Sheikh Jarrah neighborhood of East Jerusalem, May 5. REUTERS/Ammar Awad

Israeli police detain a Palestinian protester in the Sheikh Jarrah neighborhood of East Jerusalem, May 5. REUTERS/Ammar Awad

Israeli police detain a Palestinian protester in the Sheikh Jarrah neighborhood of East Jerusalem, May 5. REUTERS/Ammar Awad
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Israeli police detain a Palestinian protester in the Sheikh Jarrah neighborhood of East Jerusalem, May 5. REUTERS/Ammar Awad

Israeli police detain a Palestinian protester in the Sheikh Jarrah neighborhood of East Jerusalem, May 5. REUTERS/Ammar Awad

Israeli police detain a Palestinian protester in the Sheikh Jarrah neighborhood of East Jerusalem, May 5. REUTERS/Ammar Awad
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A blindfolded Palestinian protester is detained by Israeli police in the Sheikh Jarrah neighborhood of East Jerusalem, May 5. REUTERS/Ammar Awad

A blindfolded Palestinian protester is detained by Israeli police in the Sheikh Jarrah neighborhood of East Jerusalem, May 5. REUTERS/Ammar Awad

A blindfolded Palestinian protester is detained by Israeli police in the Sheikh Jarrah neighborhood of East Jerusalem, May 5. REUTERS/Ammar Awad
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Palestinian protesters react during scuffles with Israeli police in the Sheikh Jarrah neighborhood of East Jerusalem, May 5. REUTERS/Ammar Awad

Palestinian protesters react during scuffles with Israeli police in the Sheikh Jarrah neighborhood of East Jerusalem, May 5. REUTERS/Ammar Awad

Palestinian protesters react during scuffles with Israeli police in the Sheikh Jarrah neighborhood of East Jerusalem, May 5. REUTERS/Ammar Awad
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A Jewish settler and a Palestinian confront each other with their mobile phones in the Sheikh Jarrah neighborhood of East Jerusalem, May 5. REUTERS/Ammar Awad

A Jewish settler and a Palestinian confront each other with their mobile phones in the Sheikh Jarrah neighborhood of East Jerusalem, May 5. REUTERS/Ammar Awad

A Jewish settler and a Palestinian confront each other with their mobile phones in the Sheikh Jarrah neighborhood of East Jerusalem, May 5. REUTERS/Ammar Awad
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Israeli police detain a Palestinian protester in the Sheikh Jarrah neighborhood of East Jerusalem, May 5. REUTERS/Ammar Awad

Israeli police detain a Palestinian protester in the Sheikh Jarrah neighborhood of East Jerusalem, May 5. REUTERS/Ammar Awad

Israeli police detain a Palestinian protester in the Sheikh Jarrah neighborhood of East Jerusalem, May 5. REUTERS/Ammar Awad
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Palestinian protesters react during scuffles with Israeli police in the Sheikh Jarrah neighborhood of East Jerusalem, May 5. REUTERS/Ammar Awad

Palestinian protesters react during scuffles with Israeli police in the Sheikh Jarrah neighborhood of East Jerusalem, May 5. REUTERS/Ammar Awad

Palestinian protesters react during scuffles with Israeli police in the Sheikh Jarrah neighborhood of East Jerusalem, May 5. REUTERS/Ammar Awad
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Israeli police detain a Palestinian protester in the Sheikh Jarrah neighborhood of East Jerusalem, May 5. REUTERS/Ammar Awad

Israeli police detain a Palestinian protester in the Sheikh Jarrah neighborhood of East Jerusalem, May 5. REUTERS/Ammar Awad

Israeli police detain a Palestinian protester in the Sheikh Jarrah neighborhood of East Jerusalem, May 5. REUTERS/Ammar Awad
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A Jewish settler and a Palestinian protester hold their phones to take pictures of each other in the Sheikh Jarrah neighborhood of East Jerusalem, May 5. REUTERS/Ammar Awad

A Jewish settler and a Palestinian protester hold their phones to take pictures of each other in the Sheikh Jarrah neighborhood of East Jerusalem, May 5. REUTERS/Ammar Awad

A Jewish settler and a Palestinian protester hold their phones to take pictures of each other in the Sheikh Jarrah neighborhood of East Jerusalem, May 5. REUTERS/Ammar Awad
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Israeli police detain a Palestinian protester in the Sheikh Jarrah neighborhood of East Jerusalem, May 5. REUTERS/Ammar Awad

Israeli police detain a Palestinian protester in the Sheikh Jarrah neighborhood of East Jerusalem, May 5. REUTERS/Ammar Awad

Israeli police detain a Palestinian protester in the Sheikh Jarrah neighborhood of East Jerusalem, May 5. REUTERS/Ammar Awad
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Palestinian protesters react as Israeli police fire water canon containing a foul smelling substance in the Sheikh Jarrah neighborhood of East Jerusalem, May 5. REUTERS/Ammar Awad

Palestinian protesters react as Israeli police fire water canon containing a foul smelling substance in the Sheikh Jarrah neighborhood of East Jerusalem, May 5. REUTERS/Ammar Awad

Palestinian protesters react as Israeli police fire water canon containing a foul smelling substance in the Sheikh Jarrah neighborhood of East Jerusalem, May 5. REUTERS/Ammar Awad
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Israeli police detain a Palestinian protester amid ongoing tension in the Sheikh Jarrah neighborhood of East Jerusalem, May 5. REUTERS/Ammar Awad

Israeli police detain a Palestinian protester amid ongoing tension in the Sheikh Jarrah neighborhood of East Jerusalem, May 5. REUTERS/Ammar Awad

Israeli police detain a Palestinian protester amid ongoing tension in the Sheikh Jarrah neighborhood of East Jerusalem, May 5. REUTERS/Ammar Awad
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A Palestinian resident reacts during scuffles with Israeli police in the Sheikh Jarrah neighborhood of East Jerusalem, May 4. REUTERS/Ammar Awad

A Palestinian resident reacts during scuffles with Israeli police in the Sheikh Jarrah neighborhood of East Jerusalem, May 4. REUTERS/Ammar Awad

A Palestinian resident reacts during scuffles with Israeli police in the Sheikh Jarrah neighborhood of East Jerusalem, May 4. REUTERS/Ammar Awad
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Israeli border policemen detain a Palestinian resident during clashes in the Sheikh Jarrah neighborhood of East Jerusalem, May 4. REUTERS/Ammar Awad

Israeli border policemen detain a Palestinian resident during clashes in the Sheikh Jarrah neighborhood of East Jerusalem, May 4. REUTERS/Ammar Awad

Israeli border policemen detain a Palestinian resident during clashes in the Sheikh Jarrah neighborhood of East Jerusalem, May 4. REUTERS/Ammar Awad
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An Israeli border policeman holds the shirt of an injured Palestinian protester as they detain him in the Sheikh Jarrah neighborhood of East Jerusalem, May 4. REUTERS/Ammar Awad

An Israeli border policeman holds the shirt of an injured Palestinian protester as they detain him in the Sheikh Jarrah neighborhood of East Jerusalem, May 4. REUTERS/Ammar Awad

An Israeli border policeman holds the shirt of an injured Palestinian protester as they detain him in the Sheikh Jarrah neighborhood of East Jerusalem, May 4. REUTERS/Ammar Awad
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A Palestinian protester, who was injured during scuffles with Israeli police, is carried onto an ambulance in the Sheikh Jarrah neighborhood of East Jerusalem, May 5. REUTERS/Ammar Awad

A Palestinian protester, who was injured during scuffles with Israeli police, is carried onto an ambulance in the Sheikh Jarrah neighborhood of East Jerusalem, May 5. REUTERS/Ammar Awad

A Palestinian protester, who was injured during scuffles with Israeli police, is carried onto an ambulance in the Sheikh Jarrah neighborhood of East Jerusalem, May 5. REUTERS/Ammar Awad
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A Jewish settler resident flashes the victory sign during clashes in the Sheikh Jarrah neighborhood of East Jerusalem, May 3. REUTERS/Ammar Awad

A Jewish settler resident flashes the victory sign during clashes in the Sheikh Jarrah neighborhood of East Jerusalem, May 3. REUTERS/Ammar Awad

A Jewish settler resident flashes the victory sign during clashes in the Sheikh Jarrah neighborhood of East Jerusalem, May 3. REUTERS/Ammar Awad
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Israeli border policemen detain a Palestinian resident  in the Sheikh Jarrah neighborhood of East Jerusalem, May 3. REUTERS/Ammar Awad

Israeli border policemen detain a Palestinian resident in the Sheikh Jarrah neighborhood of East Jerusalem, May 3. REUTERS/Ammar Awad

Israeli border policemen detain a Palestinian resident in the Sheikh Jarrah neighborhood of East Jerusalem, May 3. REUTERS/Ammar Awad
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A Jewish settler resident gestures during a confrontation with a Palestinian resident in the Sheikh Jarrah neighborhood of East Jerusalem, May 3. REUTERS/Ammar Awad

A Jewish settler resident gestures during a confrontation with a Palestinian resident in the Sheikh Jarrah neighborhood of East Jerusalem, May 3. REUTERS/Ammar Awad

A Jewish settler resident gestures during a confrontation with a Palestinian resident in the Sheikh Jarrah neighborhood of East Jerusalem, May 3. REUTERS/Ammar Awad
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