Move to dismantle security barriers near al-Aqsa mosque comes after days of violent confrontations that have claimed seven lives
Israel is removing controversial metal detectors from entrances to the sensitive compound that houses al-Aqsa mosque.
The move was announced late on Monday night by the office of the Israeli prime minister, Benjamin Netanyahu, and is designed to end the crisis over the holy site. Days of violent confrontations have claimed seven lives.
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