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Hamas gunman shot dead after killing Israeli and wounding three in Jerusalem.

A Palestinian gunman from the Islamist group Hamas killed an Israeli and wounded three other people in Jerusalem’s Old City on Sunday before being shot dead by police, officials said.

The incident, the second attack in Jerusalem in four days, occurred near one of the gates to the flashpoint Al-Aqsa Mosque compound, the third-holiest site in Islam. Jews revere the site as the remnant of two ancient temples.

Hamas identified the gunman as one of its leaders in East Jerusalem, among the areas where Palestinians seek statehood. Unlike the more moderate Palestinian Authority, which governs in the Israeli-occupied West Bank, Hamas, which controls the Gaza Strip, refuses permanent coexistence with Israel. Britain on Friday banned Hamas, bringing London’s stance in line with the United States and the European Union.

“On a morning like this one can draw support from the [British] decision to designate Hamas – including what is called its political wing – as a terrorist organisation,” Israeli prime minister Naftali Bennett told his cabinet. Sunday’s attack also wounded a second civilian and two Israeli police officers, police said. The dead civilian was identified as a recent Jewish immigrant from South Africa.

Israel captured the Old City and other parts of East Jerusalem in the 1967 Middle East war and annexed them as its capital in a move not recognised internationally.

Sky News Breakfast: UK could see 'more stringent measures' in New Year.

Sky News Breakfast: UK could see 'more stringent measures' in New Year.

On Sky News Breakfast for Sunday, December 5: - Storm Barra set to batter UK as thousands of homes still without power nine days after Storm Arwen. - National investigation launched over six-year-old Arthur Labinjo-Hughes' murder. - NHS planning t...

Christine McGuinness on 'amazing' autism diagnosis

Christine McGuinness on 'amazing' autism diagnosis

Experts say thousands of cases of autism in women could be going undiagnosed. Presenter Melanie Sykes and reality TV star Christine McGuinness are among those who were told as adults they have autism. Why are women prone to such late diagnosis? SU...

Maine police department offers $20,000 signing bonus for new hires amid shortages.

Maine police department offers $20,000 signing bonus for new hires amid shortages.

Brewer police chief Jason Moffitt joined 'Fox & Friends Weekend' to discuss the incentives offered to attract new hires, including a $20,000 signing bonus. #FoxNews Subscribe to Fox News! Watch more Fox News Video: Watch Fox News Channel Live: FOX...

In Full: Trevor Phillips On Sunday

In Full: Trevor Phillips On Sunday

On this week's show, Trevor Phillips speaks to Justice Secretary Dominic Raab, Professor Sir David Spiegelhalter, and Jeremy Richardson, chief executive of the Four Seasons Health Group. SUBSCRIBE to our YouTube channel for more videos: Follow us ...

Vigil held for six-year-old Arthur Labinjo-Hughes

Vigil held for six-year-old Arthur Labinjo-Hughes

A vigil is being held in Solihull to remember six-year-old Arthur Labinjo-Hughes. Sky's Dan Whitehead describes the "upsetting and moving occasion" as people release balloons into the sky. The boy, from Solihull, West Midlands, was poisoned, starv...

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Oregon considering permanent mask mandate

Oregon considering permanent mask mandate

Oregon congressional candidate Alek Skarlatos joined 'Fox & Friends Weekend' to discuss the possibility, calling it a 'huge overreach.' #FoxNews Subscribe to Fox News! Watch more Fox News Video: Watch Fox News Channel Live: FOX News Channel (FNC) ...