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How Muslims in Jerusalem observed holidays amid war in Gaza

The Muslim holy month of Ramadan has ended, and with it comes Eid al-Fitr, the holiday of breaking the fast. But in Jerusalem and the West Bank, the mood is subdued as fellow Palestinians struggle in Gaza with hunger, even starvation, as the war between Israel and Hamas grinds on. Nick Schifrin reports.

How Muslims in Jerusalem observed holidays amid war in Gaza

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