The official spokesman for the Palestinian Presidency, Nabil Abu Rudeineh, warned of the dangerous escalation of the Israeli occupation authorities, in the blessed Al-Aqsa Mosque, and the attack on citizens in its squares and in the alleys and lanes of the Old City of Al-Quds.
Oil prices rose in early Asian trade on Monday after US leaders reached a tentative agreement on the government's debt ceiling, which could prevent a catastrophic default in the world's largest economy and oil consumer.
FC Barcelona won the Spanish Football League title, after defeating its neighbor Espanyol by four goals to two, to settle the struggle for the La Liga title, four rounds before the end of the competition.
Chinese Central Bank injects 125 billion yuan into the financial market
The People's Bank of China (the central bank) on Monday injected funds into the financial market with a total amount of 125 billion yuan (17.93 billion US dollars) through medium-term lending facilities (MLF) and reverse repo operations.
According to the Chinese news agency (Xinhua) "the central bank also conducted seven-day reverse repos worth 2 billion yuan at an interest rate of 2 percent".
The reverse repo operations known as a "reverse repo" are operations in which the central bank purchase securities from commercial banks through bidding, with an agreement to sell them back to them in the future.