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  10/22/2013, Cheshvan 18, 5774

Jewish Groups of 10 Men Restricted from Temple Mount


On Tuesday it was reported that Jewish groups who went to visit the Temple Mount this week were informed that a new police policy restricts groups from having more than ten men at a time. The Joint Headquarters for the Temple and Temple Mount Movement stated that police have separated groups to ensure there are no more then ten men in any group simultaneously. The Temple Mount is considered the holiest site in Judaism. It is located in the Old City of Jerusalem above the Western Wall.