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        2/16/2014, Adar 16, 5774

      Danon to Abbas: Thanks a Lot

      Member of Knesset Danny Danon (Likud Beytenu) reacted, Sunday evening, to remarks made earlier in the day by Chairman Mahmoud Abbas of the Palestinian Authority to Israeli students about prayer in Jerusalem's Old City: "The Christians in the Church of the Holy Sepulchre, you at the Kotel [Western Wall -ed.], [the] Al-Aksa [mosque] won't be divided.

      Danon said, "Thanks a lot." He continued, "We don't ask permission from anyone to pray at the Kotel, certainly not the Palestinian 'leadership'. Jews prayed, pray and will pray at the Koel for all eternity."

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