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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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On the objectives of the exhibition, she explained that it aims to raising the public awareness about the Palestinian cause, introducing the International Al-Quds Foundation and its 8th conference in Sudan, affirming that some 50 states are participating in this exhibition
The Agency explained in a statement that these initiatives are part of the Kafala project launched by the Agency in implementation of instructions by HM King Mohammed VI, Chairman of Al-Quds committee, relating to promoting social sectors and living condition of the holy city's inhabitants.
This agreement aims to expand and upgrade the professional knowledge of Al-Quds University's dental school graduates and practitioners by enrolling them in first class practical training programs within Palestine," said President of Al-Quds University Imad Abu Kishek.
According to Al-Quds University, the center aims to advance courses to dentistry students as well as dentists from all over the West Bank, Gaza Strip and Palestine 1948.
The religious status of Al-Quds, on the basis of partnership in faith and partnership through conviviality and coexistence, makes of this Al-Quds Al-Azhari conference a watershed in renewing partnership," Derian went on to say, noting that "Islamic-Christian partnership is the main and most effective entrance to Al-Quds, in the face of exclusion, Judaization and displacement.
The Minister's speech came at opening of the national intellectual dialogue forum dubbed "Citizenship, Arabism and al-Quds al-Sharif" on Monday at Damascus-based al-Assad Library.
This also came ahead of Vice President Mike Pence's trip to the region on Wednesday, a visit Trump officials said is aimed at reinforcing the president's announcement on Jerusalem al-Quds.
The American President Donald Trump has committed a new crime against the heroic Palestinian people and through it the right of the international community and international legitimacy by announcing the transfer of his Embassy from Tel Aviv to Al-Quds and his recognition of Al-Quds as the capital of the brutal Zionist entity," the union said in a press release, and the announcement was wrapped in a hate speech.
The Tunisian and Palestinian flags adorned the parliament and the MPs put on their desks Palestinian flags and pictures of Al-Quds and the Dome of the Rock on which they wrote "Al-Quds, eternal capital of Palestine.
I also want to say how much I appreciate the keenness shown by all Committee members in the final communiqu{ to ensure the protection of Al-Quds al-Sharif and achieve strong mobilization to uphold the just cause of our Palestinian brothers," Chairman of the Committee, Moroccan King Mohammad VI said at the closing session.
Mustafa Al-Sayyed today en route to Al-Quds Al-Sharif accompanied by the Palestinian Ambassador to the Kingdom of Bahrain, H.
During the meeting, the two parties examined means to boost the support provided by the ISESCO to the educational, cultural and scientific institutions in Al-Quds Al-Sharif, in particular, and in all Palestinian authorities, in general, a statement of the ISESCO said.
The Kingdom, whose sovereign HM King Mohammed VI chairs the Al-Quds Committee, strongly condemns this colonisation project which runs counter to the international legality and is in blatant violation of the UN resolutions on the obligation not to alter the situation and the nature of the Palestinian territories, including the Eastern part of Al Quds," the foreign Ministry said in a statement.
NNA - Maronite Patriarch Cardinal Bechara Boutros Rahi called for prayers for peace and Al-Quds, saying that the City of Al-Quds should not be exclusive to one religion or leadership.
The 2018 spring semester at Al-Quds University finally bloomed with the first PhD program in Fiqh (Islamic Jurisprudence) following accreditation from the Palestinian Ministry of Higher Education.