Hamas, dominant in Gaza, and West Bank-based Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas’s Fatah faction sealed a deal last week in Cairo in which Hamas agreed to cede administrative control of Gaza, including the key Rafah border crossing.
Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu will meet US President Donald Trump when he attends the UN General Assembly in New York next week.
Israel installed the detectors at entry points to Al-Aqsa mosque compound in Jerusalem after two police guards were fatally shot on July 14.
The incident could escalate tense Israel-Jordan relations, which have soured since Israel installed metal detectors at entry points to al-Aqsa mosque.
Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu ordered that $1 million be diverted from Israel’s UN funding to establish a museum on Jewish heritage in Hebron.
As well as the concessions,Netanyahu’s security cabinet voted to establish a committee to examine legalising outposts built without formal approval in the occupied West Bank.
Israel wants the White House to explain why a US diplomat said the holy Western Wall in Jerusalem’s old city is part of the Israeli-occupied West Bank.
The Israeli government said the Hamas document aimed to deceive the world about Hamas becoming more moderate in its stand towards Israel.
The announcement is the second such declaration since US President Donald Trump, who has signalled a pro-Israel stance, took office on Friday.