Saturday, Nov 26, 2022

Temple Mount


Israel removes Jerusalem metal detectors, Palestinians reject new measures

July 26, 2017 10:54 am

Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas and the senior Muslim cleric who oversees Al-Aqsa compound both dismissed the new Israeli measures and demanded all of them be removed.

PM Narendra Modi gets glimpse of the Temple Mount or al-Quds al-Sharif

July 05, 2017 6:31 pm

"This is called the old (Jerusalem) city and the Temple Mount is there. It is all very small. The Golden Dome of Rock, also known as Qubbat al-Sakhrah, and the old city of Jerusalem was visible from the window," Israeli PM Netanyahu to Modi

Facing the spectre

November 21, 2014 12:05 am

Netanyahu and Abbas must act quickly to prevent full-scale religious conflict in Jerusalem.

Kerry urges restraint, expresses worry over tensions in Jerusalem

October 31, 2014 4:48 am

US Secretary of State John Kerry said he was worried about the escalation of tensions across Jerusalem.

Israel police, Palestinians, clash on Temple Mount

October 08, 2014 12:27 pm

The location is the holiest site in Judaism and the third holiest in Islam, and is a frequent flashpoint for demonstrations.

Palestinians, Israeli police clash at Jerusalem holy site

April 20, 2014 4:37 pm

Tensions at the site run high during Jewish holidays when Palestinians oppose having Jews try to pray on the compound.