Israeli crackdown brings protests in Jerusalem to standstill

Israeli authorities have carried out extensive ID checks and cracked down on any use of the Palestinian flag.

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    Protests over the US recognition of Jerusalem as Israel's capital have largely stopped in the city, after a heavy Israeli crackdown.

    Israeli authorities carried out extensive ID checks and cracked down on any use of the Palestinian flag.

    Al Jazeera's Harry Fawcett reports from occupied East Jerusalem.


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