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  Adar 24, 5773 , 06/03/13

Jerusalem Police Temporarily Close Temple Mount Plaza

The Jerusalem Police temporarily closed the Temple Mount Plaza to visitors on Wednesday after a group of Muslim women began to harass Jewish visitors at the site.

Security forces intervened in the confrontation, which angered worshippers at the site. The police then agreed that, as a precautionary measure, the site should be closed for the day. 

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