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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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Sabri Saidam, praised the 'creative academic model' adopted by Al-Quds University, saying it could be seen in the innovation coming out of Palestine and reaching "every corner and platform in the world." He also extended his appreciation to Professor Abu Kishek and his academic staff for their endeavors in building a better future for Palestine given the unique conditions on the ground.
'The people and Government of Pakistan have noted with grave concern the reported move by the United States to shift its embassy to the occupied city of Al-Quds Al-Sharif, thereby altering the legal and historical status of the city,' a statement from the Prime Minister office said.
The Ministry added in a statement on al-Quds Day that the calls for solidarity with Palestine come in light of the great status of al-Quds, the cradle of the heavenly religions and in condemnation of the Zionist entity's massacres and violations of human rights.
Mustafa Al-Sayyed today en route to Al-Quds Al-Sharif accompanied by the Palestinian Ambassador to the Kingdom of Bahrain, H.E.
The Al-Quds International Forum will be held in Bayt Mal Al-Quds Foundation
Al-Quds and al-Hayat al-Jadida reported that Israeli forces attacked Palestinian tents and residential structures, southeast of the Hebron-district town of Yatta.
Hanan Ashrawi, a member of the Executive Committee of the Palestine Liberation Organization (PLO), called on Australian Prime Minister Scott Morrison to reverse his decision on occupied Jerusalem al-Quds, and to ensure his country's firm adherence to its obligations under international law, presstv reported.
Scanziani, an investigator with the Howard Hughes Medical Institute, both expressed their elation at visiting Al-Quds University and participating in the PNI's scientific symposium.
Under the title "Al-Quds is an Arabic Islamic city", Okaz said seven decades have passed since Palestine was occupied by Israel.
The Minister of State for Foreign Affairs reiterated the importance of Jerusalem to Muslims and other monotheistic religions and expressed grave concern about the radical change that Al-Quds is experiencing.
DAMASCUS, (SANA) -- Under the patronage of President Bashar al-Assad, activities of the Scholars of Levant conference to Support al-Quds (Jerusalem) started on Tuesday at al-Assad Library in Damascus.
NNA - 04/03/2012 Hezbollah Chief, Sayyed Hassan Nasrallah, addressed his supporters Sunday during a conference on the announcement of Jerusalem as the capital of Palestine, telling them that they are closer to achieving the goal of the liberation of Al-Quds at this time more than ever before, and calling upon every Muslim and Christian to assume ethical responsibility towards Jerusalem.
Summary: Rabat - Prince Ghazi Bin Muhammad Bin Talal of Jordan, president of the Board of Trustees of the Hashemite Fund for the Construction of the Al Aqsa Mosque and the Dome of the Rock, lauded efforts of HM King Mohammed VI, chairman of the Al-Quds Committee, to protect Al Quds Asharif and its holy sites and back the resistance of its population.
Summary: The Council of Arab Foreign Ministers commended, here Monday, efforts made by Bayt Mal Al-Quds Agency, affiliated to the Al-Quds committee, chaired by King Mohammed VI.
Additionally, al-Quds and al-Hayat al-Jadida reported that an Israeli court rejected an appeal against the extension of the detention of the Palestinian Governor of Jerusalem Adnan Ghaith, who was detained from his home in the East Jerusalem neighborhood of Silwan early Sunday morning, allegedly for being involved in the arrest and investigation of a Palestinian merchant who sold lands to Israeli settlers.