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Protests flare in Mideast after Trump's Jerusalem pronouncement

RAMALLAH, West Bank - Protests erupted throughout the West Bank, the Gaza Strip and cities across the Middle East on Thursday in what was dubbed a "day of rage" after President Donald Trump's recognition of Jerusalem as Israel's capital.

Trump announced Wednesday that he would "officially recognize Jerusalem as Israel's capital," sparking worldwide outrage, including from Washington's closest allies in the region. Some Palestinian leaders

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