In Pictures: Palestine Crisis growing

Clashes erupt in West Bank after Hamas calls for new uprising.

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Protesters burn an effigy of Trump in the West Bank on Thursday. Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas has suggested that the U.S. disqualified itself as mediator between Israelis and Palestinians, a role it has played exclusively in more than two decades of stop-and-go talks on setting up a Palestinian state alongside Israel. (Jaafar Ashtiyeh/AFP/Getty Images)
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U.S. embassies across much of the Middle East and parts of Africa warned American citizens of possible protests following Trump’s move. (Jaafar Ashtiyeh/AFP/Getty Images)
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Palestinian protesters gather in the West Bank city of Nablus on Thursday. Protesters also assembled in Bethlehem, where Israeli troops fired tear gas canisters while some protesters threw them back. (Jaafar Ashtiyeh/AFP/Getty Images)
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Palestinian youths take part in a protest in Gaza City on Thursday. (Mohammed Abed/AFP/Getty Images)
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Youths hold posters during a protest organized by Hamas in Jebaliya refugee camp in the Gaza Strip. One of the posters in Arabic reads, ‘Here we are, Jerusalem,’ and ‘we will unite for you, Jerusalem.’ Trump is forging ahead with plans to recognize Jerusalem as Israel’s capital despite Arab, Muslim and European opposition to a move that would upend decades of U.S. policy. (Adel Hana/AP)
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Palestinian demonstrators holding a national flag throw stones towards Israeli troops during clashes in the West Bank city of Ramallah on Thursday. (Abbas Momani/AFP/Getty Images)
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In the Gaza Strip, Hamas’s leader, Ismail Haniyeh, called on Palestinians to be prepared for a new intifada, or uprising, against Israel. He urged Palestinians to hold rallies on Friday, for a ‘day of rage.’ (Mohammed Salem/Reuters)
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Palestinians burn an Israeli and a U.S. flag during a protest in Gaza City. The Palestinians seek Israeli-annexed east Jerusalem, captured by Israel in 1967, as a future capital for their own state. (Mohammed Salem/Reuters)
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Palestinian women in Gaza City shout slogans during a protest. Trump’s dramatic break this week with decades of U.S. policy on Jerusalem counters long-standing international assurances to the Palestinians that the fate of the city will be determined in negotiations. (Mohammed Salem/Reuters)
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Palestinians burn posters depicting Trump and Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu in Rafah, southern Gaza Strip, on Wednesday. Palestinians also closed schools and shops and called for protests in West Bank towns, while the leader of the Hamas militant group called for a new armed uprising. (Ibraheem Abu Mustafa/Reuters)
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Palestinian protesters step on U.S. and Israeli flags and a portrait of U.S. President Donald Trump in Gaza City on Thursday, a day after he announced the U.S. would recognize Jerusalem as the capital of Israel. Trump also said he would direct the State Department to begin the process of moving the U.S. Embassy from Tel Aviv to Jerusalem. (Mohammed Abed/AFP/Getty Images)

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