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Al Azhar Scholars reject US Jerusalem move
09 : 05 AM - 13/12/2017
Cairo, Dec. 13 (BNA): Al-Azhar Senior Scholars Council has confirmed its absolute rejection of the US decision to recognize Jerusalem as capital of Israel and move its embassy to it.

In the final statement of its emergency meeting, the council stressed that the Arab identity of Jerusalem and its historic Palestinian identity is not liable to any change or tampering and stays Palestinian, Arab and Islamic.

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BNA 0602 GMT 2017/12/13


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