Morning news brief: Jerusalem clash continues, shooting at Times Square, and more

WION Web Team
New Delhi, Delhi, IndiaUpdated: May 09, 2021, 09:19 AM IST

Morning news brief: Jerusalem violence, New York Times Square shooting Photograph:(AFP)

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Another night of violent encounter between Israeli police and Palestinian youth has injured numerous people, and the police has made at least three arrests. Meanwhile, in the US, gun violence is on rise as another shooting took place at the busy Times Square, injuring three people.

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