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  2/27/2014, Adar 27, 5774

Security Official: Hamas is Trying to Burn Temple Mount


A senior figure in the Shabak (Shin Bet, General Security Services) Israel Security Agency painted a picture of concrete concern, from experience, of the Hamas terror organization inflaming disorders on the Temple Mount and throughout Judea and Samaria (Shomron), according to a document disclosed on Channel 10 Television.

The agency identified attempts to bring Muslim activists to create unrest and clashes with Israeli security forces. The goal of the disorders, accompanied by attacks organized among people recruited by Hamas, is intended to escalate the security situation.

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