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  Iyar 13, 5773 , 23/04/13

Two Minors Arrested for Praying on Temple Mount

Two minors were arrested for suspicion of praying and bowing on the Temple Mount in Jerusalem, according to the Honenu organization. Non-Muslim prayer at the holy site is considered disturbing the peace and banned by law enforcement authorities. This is the latest incident in which a Jewish person was detained for prayer related offenses. Member of Knesset Miri Regev recently announced the formation of a committee in investigate the issue.

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