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  7/16/2013, Av 9, 5773

Police Prevent MKs from Ascending Temple Mount


Members of Knesset Ze'ev Elkin (Likud Beyteinu) and Shuli Moalem-Refaeli (Habayit Hayehudi) attempted to go up on the Temple Mount in Jerusalem's Old City, Tuesday morning, as part of the observance of the Tisha B'Av fast.

Police prevented them and other Jewish worshipers from entering the holy site.