Archive: 8/4/2014
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  8/4/2014, Av 8, 5774

Arabs Riot on Temple Mount, 5 Policemen Lightly Injured


Five policemen suffered light injuries this morning (Monday) in confrontations with rioting Arabs on the Temple Mount.

The Arabs began to throw rocks at officers at the start of the morning's visiting hours for the site. Members of the police counter-terror/anti-riot Yasam unit, together with units of the Border Guard, broke into the compound, but were delayed at first by barricades that had been previously set up by the rioters. Israeli forces broke through the barriers and put an end to the rioting.

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