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[VIDEO] Jerusalem: Police and Protesters Clash at Al-Aqsa Mosque

Palestinian protesters have again clashed with Israeli riot police near the al-Aqsa mosque in Jerusalem.

Police say the protesters began throwing stones and firecrackers at a group of visitors, prompting the authorities to respond with stun grenades and… 442 more words


Israel-Palestine: One Way Forward

For 66 years, the land of Palestine has been occupied. Nakba, “The Day of Catastrophe” as the Palestinian people denote the day in which Zionist militias engaged in tactics of ethnic cleansing, massacres and intimidation in order to sweep Palestinian Arabs from their homes to either graves or refugee camps.   937 more words


All of Temple Mount is a mosque?

bizzare headline  was featured on Breitbart News today; “Jewish Settlers Storm Al Aqsa Yards”. The story culled from Petra news service breathlessly proclaimed.

A group of radical Jewish settlers on Thursday stormed the compounds of Al-Aqsa Mosque under the protection of Israeli police.

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“Grave violations and aggression by Israel against the Palestinian people continued in a culture of impunity,” says Human Rights Council

On 24 March The Human Rights Council held a general debate on the human rights situation in Palestine and other Occupied Arab Territories, in a meeting at which four reports on the human rights situation in Palestine and other occupied Arab territories were presented. 1,294 more words


Making Hajj to Haram-Al-Sharif

Haram Al-Sharif, or Haram Esh-Sharif, means “noble sanctuary” in Arabic. It couldn’t be more appropriately named; the disparity between the Temple Mount’s serene grandeur and the cacophonous crowded streets below couldn’t be more marked. 432 more words


As tensions rise, when will the international community say enough is enough?

In recent weeks, tensions have risen in the West Bank and East Jerusalem. Six Palestinians were killed by Israeli forces. Palestinians mourned the deaths. Violence between Gaza and southern Israel renewed. 588 more words


Most Jews want to perform Jewish rituals in Al-Aqsa Mosque

MEMO | March 13, 2014

Some 78 per cent of religious Jews want to enter Al-Aqsa Mosque compared to only 18 per cent from the national Haredim, a new poll has revealed.

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