Sunday, August 11, 2019

Arutz Sheva: Police clash with Muslim rioters on Temple Mount

Police clash with Muslim rioters on Temple Mount

Hundreds of Muslims riot on Temple Mount as Jews prevented from visiting holy site on anniversary of destruction of the Holy Temple.
Gary Willig, 

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Hundreds of Muslim worshipers rioted on the Temple Mount Sunday morning in an attempt to prevent Jews from visiting the holy site on the anniversary of the destruction of the first and second Holy Temple.

The rioters chanted nationalist slogans and clashed with police. Several rioters were injured, Arab media reported.

Police said, "Following nationalist calls and disturbances in the area of ​​the Temple Mount, police forces under the command of the district commander, who were on the scene, began to disperse order violators in order to restore public order."