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  Kislev 19, 5778 , 07/12/17

Hamas leader calls for new uprising

Hamas politburo chief Ismail Haniyeh called on Arabs, Thursday, to embark on a new intifada popular uprising against Israel, following the United States' recognition of Jerusalem as the capital of the modern Jewish state.

Speaking at a gathering in Gaza, Haniyeh called the US move, "a declaration of war."

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