BEIRUT, LEBANON (9:30 A.M.) – Hundreds of Israeli settlers and Jewish worshippers gathered in the courtyards around Al-Aqsa Mosque, in East Jerusalem on Sunday.

Some of the settlers had stormed the compound under heavy police protection, according to reports.

Footage shows clashes erupting near the compound. A Palestinian boy was also seen being detained by Israeli security forces.

He had raised the Palestinian flag in the compound.

The settlers had gathered in the courtyards to commemorate Tisha B’av, the historic destruction of Jewish temples on Temple Mount.

The compound today comprises the Dome of the Rock and Al-Aqsa Mosque and is considered Islam’s third holiest location.


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Daeshbags Sux
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Daeshbags Sux
2018-07-23 12:54

Actually, more than 1,000 worshippers gathered, according to PLO. “Al-Aqsa Mosque and is considered Islam’s third holiest location” => In fact, it’s only Islam’s third holiest location in pro-Palestinian propaganda. Jerusalem is not even spoke about in Quran. Under Jordan rule, not a single pilgrimage was ever organised, no Arab leader ever visited too. Today, Palestinian kids play football on the plaza. Cities like Najaf are far more important. In fact, Islam’s third holiest location should be Petra as she had the 1st Ka’aba, it’s even why all 1st century’s mosques’ qiblahs are pointing onto Petra. The al-Aqsa narrative was… Read more »