Mideast News Headlines

Palestinian throws a stone towards Israeli troops during clashes at Qalandia checkpoint near occupied West Bank city of Ramallah

Israel, Palestinians play down talk of third intifada

Reuters By Luke Baker and Richard Mably JERUSALEM (Reuters) - The entrances to Jerusalem's walled Old City are sealed off by Israeli police and the streets of East Jerusalem are littered with barricades, burning trash and the detritus of battles between stone-throwing Palestinians and Israeli forces. The scenes after 10 days of violence in which four Israelis and three Palestinians have been kil…