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  11/23/2012, Kislev 9, 5773

Temple Mount Prayers End with No Unusual Incidents

Friday prayers at Temple Mount mosques ended with no unusual incidents, according to police, who placed attendance at about 6,000 worshippers.

While there was no age limit for women and girls, authorities limited the male population to men above the age of 40 with blue identity cards in order to minimize the chance of violence. The Border Guard presence was also increased.