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Palestinian protesters run as Israeli police fire water canon containing a foul smelling substance amid ongoing tension ahead of an upcoming court hearing in an Israel-Palestinian land-ownership dispute in the Sheikh Jarrah neighbourhood of East Jerusalem May 5, 2021. REUTERS/Ammar Awad

Commentary: Hamas creating new equation in conflict with Israel, and concern over two-front outburst grows  

"If the aggression in Sheikh Jarrah does not stop, the enemy will pay dearly," the head of the Hamas military wing said in a recent statement. It means Hamas is threatening to respond militarily from the Gaza Strip to occurrences in Jerusalem, writes Dr. Michael Milshtein, a Palestinian affairs expert and senior analyst at the Interdisciplinary Center Herzliya