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  5/30/2014, Sivan 1, 5774

Temple Mount Restrictions for Muslims on Friday


In response to intelligence about disorders following Friday prayers, the police imposed restrictions on Muslim access to the Temple Mount in Jerusalem's Old City. Police deployed at the entrances to the Old City and around the area, early Friday morning, to preserve order.

Access to the Temple Mount for Muslim men will be limited to those with "blue" identity cards, while access for Muslim women and girls will not be restricted.

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