Jerusalem

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Synonyms for Jerusalem

capital and largest city of the modern state of Israel (although its status as capital is disputed)

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Morocco has proposed to all fund donors to present projects for Bayt Mal Al Quds Agency and Al Quds committee, but, "unfortunately, there has been no positive interaction so far" ,he said at a press briefing following a meeting with Palestinian peer, M.
An RCO delegation - led by secretary-general Dr Mustafa Al Sayyed and accompanied by Palestinian Ambassador to Bahrain Taha Mohamed Abdul Qader - is now visiting the project, which aims to maintain the Arab cultural identity of Al Quds Al Sharif.
Baku conference came in response to the call of the 12th Session of the Islamic Summit Conference held in Cairo in February 2013 that urged Member States to establish an Islamic Financial Safety Net to assist Palestine, and mandated the OIC General Secretariat to promptly hold a donor conference in order to finance the Strategic Sector Plan for the Development of the City of Al Quds.
The ministry says in a release that these remarks are "a denial of the role of Al Quds committee and of the Bayt Mal Al Quds Asharif agency which conduct their action, under the personal supervision of HM King Mohammed VI.
Speaking at the opening of the Doha International Conference for the Defence of Al Quds, HH the Emir said that the Arab identity of Al Quds was in grave danger and underlined the need to move quickly to stop the Judaisation.
Israel's Attorney General and the Legal Advisor to the Israeli Government Yehuda Weinstein has approved the Israeli state plans to apply the law on the so-called abandoned Palestinian properties in East of Al Quds (Jerusalem) which means that Israel can "legally" take over thousands of acres and buildings worth hundreds of millions of dollars.
AL QUDS, March 16, 2010 (TAP)- Hundreds of Palestinians clashed with police in east Al Quds Tuesday amid heightened tensions after Israel vowed to expand Jewish settlements.
educational and cultural institutions such as that developed between Al Quds and Bard College.
Abu Dhabi: Voluntary group Palestinian Social Committee (PSC), or Al Bayyara (meaning green land in Arabic), is organising a short story competition for school students that aims to highlight the importance of Al Quds (Jerusalem) to the Palestinian nation.
The first report emerged Saturday in Al Quds, a Palestinian daily based in London and known for its fierce opposition to the Saudi regime.
The Kingdom, given the role of HM King Mohammed VI, Chairman of Al Quds Committee, in supporting Maqdissis and the triumph of the Palestinian cause, reiterates its constant position in favor of the right of brotherly Palestinian people to establish their independent state with Al Quds as its capital and the withdrawal of Israel from the occupied territories to the 1967 borders in accordance with the resolutions of international legitimacy and the Arab peace initiative, the statement added.
MARRAKECH, Jan 17 (KUNA) -- Moroccan King Mohammed VI, who is chairman of Al-Quds Committee, inaugurated here on Friday the 20th session of Al Quds Committee, in the presence of Palestinian leader Mahmoud Abbas.
FLAGRANT Israeli encroachments on Al Aqsa Mosque and Al Quds in Jerusalem were condemned at a pan-Arab meeting yesterday.
A meeting held Tuesday in Rabat by Bayt Mal Al Quds agency, an affiliate body of the Organization of the Islamic Conference, called for setting up a mechanism to coordinate all efforts geared to supporting Al Quds, in keeping with resolutions adopted by Arab and Islamic summits.
Summary: The march of the Moroccan people for Al Quds started, on Sunday monring in Casablanca, in response to the call launched by the National Group for the Support of Iraq and Palestine and the Moroccan Association for the support of the Palestinian Struggle (AMSLP).