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It is important to note that both Rabbinical and Israeli law currently bans Jews from prayer at Al-Aqsa Mosque because of the sanctity of the site for the Jewish religion…

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Israeli Occupation Detains 9 Palestinian Women Outside Al-Aqsa

Israel detains 9 Palestinian women outside Al-Aqsa


Israeli police on Wednesday detained nine Palestinian women outside the gates of East Jerusalem’s Al-Aqsa Mosque, a mosque guard has said. 272 more words


This Week In Palestine: Olive Harvest

Katf az-Zaytoun, the olive harvest, is usually a time of renewal and resurgence with the first rains of the season – Matr as-Saleeb or the rain of Christ – marking the beginning of winter and the end of the olive season, and regardless of whether or not your family owns olive trees, you get three days off school to pick friends’ and neighbours’ olives or just play with your cousins in the field. 1,174 more words


PLO Member Condemns Israeli Occupation Aggression at Al-Aqsa, Slams Arab Silence

(Anadolu, AFP, Al-Akhbar)

A Palestinian official on Monday called for holding an emergency Arab and Islamic summit to discuss Israeli plans to divide the al-Aqsa Mosque compound between Palestinians and Israelis. 513 more words


Israeli Terrorist Settlers Jeapordise the Fate of UNESCO Heritage Site

Via Ismail Patel Middle East Eye

For three weeks, Palestinian Muslims have been denied access to one of the holiest sites in Islam. Al-Aqsa mosque in Jerusalem has become the site of frequent assaults by occupation forces and efforts to breach the complex by Zionist extremists. 591 more words


President Abbas Vows Legal Measures to Prevent Al-Aqsa Attacks

RAMALLAH (AFP) — Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas said Saturday legal measures would be taken to prevent Jewish settlers from attacking Jerusalem’s flashpoint Al-Aqsa mosque compound, having said their presence desecrates the site. 342 more words