Daily Israel Report
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Reported

News Brief

  2/21/2012, Shevat 28, 5772

Rock Attack on Temple Mount in Jerusalem


Rocks and shoes were thrown from a mosque at police the Temple Mount in Jerusalem. One police officer was lightly injured and treated at the scene. A Jewish group was visiting the holy site. None of the visitors were injured. Visits continue as usual. The Temple Mount is considered the holiest site in the Jewish religion. It is currently home to the Dome of the Rock and Al Aksa mosque.