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  1. Muslims keep up shrine boycott despite Israeli concessions

    07.25 / 15:33 wtvq.com Wtvq.com - World
    Israeli police officers stand outside the Al Aqsa Mosque compound in Jerusalem’s Old City Tuesday, July 25, 2017. Israel has begun dismantling metal detectors it installed a week earlier at the gates of a contested Jerusalem shrine, amid widespread Muslim protests. (AP Photo/Oded Balilty) JERUSALEM (AP) — Muslim leaders urged the faithful on Tuesday to […] The post Muslims keep up shrine boycott despite Israeli concessions appeared first on ABC 36…
  2. Lawmakers accuse Japan’s Abe of false testimony in scandal

    07.25 / 15:33 wtvq.com Wtvq.com - World
    Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe answers a question during a session of the Upper House Budget Committee in Tokyo Tuesday, July 25, 2017. Abe is being questioned in Parliament about a cronyism scandal after opposition lawmakers alleged he testified falsely a day earlier when he denied using his influence to help a friend. (Yoshinobu Shimizu/Kyodo […] The post Lawmakers accuse Japan’s Abe of false testimony in scandal appeared first on ABC 36…
  3. Official: US Navy ship fires warning shots near Iranian ship

    07.25 / 15:33 wtvq.com Wtvq.com - World
    DUBAI, United Arab Emirates (AP) — A U.S. Navy patrol boat fired warning shots Tuesday near an Iranian vessel that came close to it during a tense encounter in the Persian Gulf, an American defense official said. The incident involving the USS Thunderbolt, a Cyclone-class patrol ship based in Bahrain as part of the U.S. […] The post Official: US Navy ship fires warning shots near Iranian ship appeared first on ABC 36…
  4. The Latest: Jordan wants pre-crisis status at holy site

    07.25 / 15:33 wtvq.com Wtvq.com - World
    A Palestinian youth sells bagels outside Jerusalem’s Old City, overlooking the Al Aqsa Mosque compound, Tuesday, July 25, 2017. Israel has begun dismantling metal detectors it installed a week earlier at the gates of a contested Jerusalem shrine, amid widespread Muslim protests. (AP Photo/Oded Balilty) JERUSALEM (AP) — The Latest on the escalation in Israel […] The post The Latest: Jordan wants pre-crisis status at holy site appeared first on ABC 36…
  5. Putin spokesman: No Kremlin order for Kushner-Gorkov talks

    07.25 / 13:32 wtvq.com Wtvq.com - World
    MOSCOW (AP) — A spokesman for Russian President Vladimir Putin says a meeting between Donald Trump’s son-in-law and the chairman of a Russian bank did not occur on Kremlin orders. The meeting in December between Jared Kushner, who is a senior adviser to the U.S. president, and Vneshekonombank head Sergei Gorkov, was included in a […] The post Putin spokesman: No Kremlin order for Kushner-Gorkov talks appeared first on ABC 36…