At his feet, sat a white-coated, red-eyed dog; who occupied himself, alternately, in winking at his master with both eyes at the same time; and in licking a large, fresh cut on one side of his mouth, which appeared to be the result of some recent conflict.
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Violent conflict has broken out again in the Middle East.
The Israeli-Palestinian conflict flared up again in Jerusalem.