Palestinians display tear gas canisters and sound bombs used by Israeli border police during clashes in Al-Aqsa Mosque in Jerusalem on Wednesday, Oct. 8, 2014. (AP/Mahmoud Illean)
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Israeli police clashed Monday with young Palestinian protesters demonstrating against Jews visiting the flashpoint Al-Aqsa Mosque compound, Islam's third holiest site, a spokeswoman said.When police began to disperse them, the protesters took refuge inside Al-Aqsa Mosque, which the Israeli police are not authorized to enter, she said.The site is the scene of frequent clashes between police and Palestinian youths, who object to what they see as an attempted Jewish and Israeli takeover of the site that is administered by Jordanian and Palestinian Muslim authorities.
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