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  Iyar 28, 5775 , 17/05/15

4 Jews, 3 Muslims Detained at Temple Mount; 1,000 Visit the Site

During the course of this morning's visits to the Temple Mount, Merhav David police detained four Jews for allegedly violating the visiting rules, and three Muslims who chanted slogans in an attempt to disturb the visitors to the site.

Police have announced that the Temple Mount is closed, as planned, but that during the morning 1,000 visitors were able to ascend and visit the holy site.

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