Middle East

Australia refuses to refer to East Jerusalem as occupied

Tires burn as a Palestinian man uses a slingshot to throw stones during clashes with Israeli security following a weekly protest against the expropriation of Palestinian land by Israel in the West Bank village of Kfar Qaddum, near the northern city of Nablus on June 6, 2014. (AFP PHOTO/ JAAFAR ASHTIYEH)

A version of this article appeared in the print edition of The Daily Star on June 07, 2014, on page 12.




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