A Turkish flag flies half-mast in main Istanbul's Taksim Square, backdropped by a mosque under construction, Tuesday, May 15, 2018. (AP Photo/Emrah Gurel)
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Turkey on Tuesday urged Islamic countries to review their ties with Israel and said it would call an extraordinary summit of the world's main pan-Islamic body after dozens of Palestinians were killed by Israeli fire on the Gaza border.Yildirim said that Turkey had called an "extraordinary summit" of the Organisation of Islamic Cooperation (OIC) on Friday.A Turkish foreign ministry official, who asked not to be named, said there was to be "a summit in Istanbul on Friday".The summit declared East Jerusalem -- which the international community regards as annexed by Israel -- "as the capital of the State of Palestine" and urged the world to follow suit.
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