Israel Removes Metal Detectors From Disputed Holy Site

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Israel has removed metal detectors from the holy site known to Jews as the Temple Mount and Muslims as Haram al-Sharif. Muslim worshippers have been boycotting the site since the metal detectors were installed earlier this month, following the killing of two Israeli policemen near the temple on July 14.

Here & Now's Meghna Chakrabarti speaks with the BBC's Tom Bateman (@tombateman) in Jerusalem.

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