The Temple Mount and mentos

On the eve of April 2019 elections in Israel, the Waqf, the Islamic trust given charge of the Mount since 1967, is openly challenging Israel over the Temple Mount in a brazen attempt to provoke another round of violence. Shelley Neese, 3/21/2019, 7:51 PM

Watch: IDF strike on the building of Hamas' television network

IAF fighter jets target the building of the Al-Aqsa TV Broadcasting Station in Gaza City.Elad Benari, 11/12/2018, 11:04 PM

Is the Middle East stable enough to let down our guard?

Peace process or piece process?Dr. Shmuel Katz, 12/8/2017, 10:29 AM

Arabs marginalize the Palestinian issue 

Arabs have never shed blood – nor have Arabs dedicated their economic power - on behalf of Palestinians.Amb. (ret.) Yoram Ettinger , 8/6/2017, 7:25 AM

Erdogan urges all Muslims to 'visit' and 'protect' Jerusalem

Turkish President: 'They are attempting to take the mosque from Muslim hands on the pretext of fighting terrorism.'AFP, 7/25/2017, 3:04 PM

Imam prays 'Annihilate Jews, liberate Al-Aqsa from their filth'

'Annihilate them down to the very last one...not sparing any of them. Oh Allah, make this happen by our hands. Let us play a part in this.'Mordechai Sones, 7/24/2017, 10:43 PM

Arab Temple Mount official linked to Hamas terror group

Indictment filed against Arab Temple Mount leader for working with terror organization, holding position in unlawful organization.Shlomo Pyutrikovsky, 7/13/2017, 3:42 PM

Senior Al-Aqsa official: Stop Israel's plot on Temple Mount

Official tells Hamas newspaper Muslims must establish facts on the ground to prevent Israel from building a synagogue on the Temple Mount.Arutz Sheva Staff, 6/27/2017, 10:55 PM

MK Dichter to Arab MK: "Forget it"

Avi Dichter calls out Arab MK for calling the entire Temple Mount the 'Al Aqsa Mosque' in order to ban Jews from the mount.Arutz Sheva Staff, 6/12/2017, 9:57 PM

Al-Aqsa imam: Western Wall belongs to Muslims

In Friday sermon, Al-Aqsa preacher says Jews have no religious or historical rights to Western Wall, Temple Mount.Dalit Halevi, 6/11/2017, 7:34 AM

Jordan: 'Settlers defile Al-Aqsa, Israel responsible'

Kingdom condemns Jerusalem Day events, defines them 'desecration of place's sanctity harming feelings of Muslims throughout world'.Mordechai Sones, 5/25/2017, 10:30 AM

Jerusalem Arabs enraged by idea of Passover on Temple Mount

Arab mufti and sheikh promises 'unfathomable war' if Israelis allowed on Temple Mount.Dalit Halevi, 4/5/2017, 9:09 AM

Al-Aqsa preacher: 'Palestinians' will stand strong

Arabs filmed hundreds of Israelis 'breaking into' al-Aqsa mosque last week, al-Aqsa preacher says Israel 'violates Arabs' human rights.'Dalit Halevi, 3/4/2017, 11:26 PM

Arabs turn Jerusalem into a tool of terror

Jerusalem has a long and bloody history of being manipulated by Muslim leaders into an explosive tool of incitement. Noah Beck, 2/8/2017, 8:19 AM

King of Jordan: Jews taking over Al Aqsa mosque

After 400 Jews visited their holiest site yesterday and were targeted by violent Muslim mob, King Abdullah plays the aggrieved party.Hillel Fendel, 8/15/2016, 11:26 AM

The real al Aqsa Mosque is not in Jerusalem

Expose: Muslim canards about Jerusalem and the al Aqsa Mosque revealed and proven to be lies through the publicizing of original sources.Dr. Mordechai Kedar, 8/11/2016, 6:30 AM

Watch: Muslims attack police on Temple Mount

Islamists attacked police officers, non-Muslim visitors earlier Monday; security forces quelled the violence.Arutz Sheva Staff, 6/27/2016, 3:26 PM

Incitement: The Engine Driving Global Terrorism, Part II

Teachers within the PA teach their students that territory delineated by former British Mandate – from the Jordan River to the Mediterranean– is theirs. They say Israel is land that was “stolen” from the Arabs in 1948. Eli E. Hertz, 10/14/2015, 7:53 AM

Video: Police Battle Rioters in Al Aqsa Mosque

Armed with a simple but ingenious new contraption, police face onslaught of firebombs, fireworks and boulders from Muslim extremists.Ari Soffer, 9/29/2015, 2:30 PM

300 Gazans Pray in Jerusalem Friday

Permits granted to residents of Hamas-held territory to attend Friday prayers at Al Aqsa mosque.Dalit Halevi, 9/5/2015, 8:51 PM

Arabs Attack Israel Police on Temple Mount

Four policeman injured by Arab rioters who threw stones, wooden planks, cement blocks and firebombs on Israel Police during Tisha B'Av.Uzi Baruch, 7/26/2015, 12:35 PM

Does CNN Think the Messiah is Coming?

For some strange reason, the network appears to think Muslim structures on Temple Mount may soon be gone.Gil Ronen, 7/6/2015, 10:40 AM

Hamas: 'Holy Obligation' to Attack Israel

Even as Hamas claims to be discussing a long term 'quiet period,' it is planning to open a front against Israel in Judea and Samaria.Dalit Halevi, 3/15/2015, 6:02 PM

Young Boy Calls Jews 'Barbaric Apes' on Hamas TV

In a children's television program, a young boy reads the poem 'I Do Not Fear the Gun' as a message to 'the enemy.'Cynthia Blank, 12/21/2014, 3:03 PM

Watch: 'Parkour' Extreme Sport on Al Aqsa Mosque

Jewish visits to Temple Mount may be deemed a 'provocation' by Muslim authorities, but using the Al Aqsa Mosque for extreme sports is a-OK.Ari Soffer, 12/21/2014, 11:30 AM

Going from Bad to Worse

Why from bad to worse? The two state solution mantra, EU boycott, PA unilateral moves, Obama's favoring the PA, but mainly what the Arabs say in Arabic. Ted Belman, 12/14/2014, 8:21 AM

Once Again, The Temple Mount is the Heart of the Matter

There is a strategic Palestinian Arab plan. The pulling on Al Aqsa can lead to an unraveling of the whole Zionist enterprise. We ignore it at our peril. Matan Peleg and Douglas Altabef, 11/24/2014, 9:18 AM

PM Calms Jordan: No Jewish Prayers on Temple Mount

Netanyahu repeats he has no intention of allowing Jews to pray at their holiest site; Temple Institute condemns 'anti-Semitic' measures.Gil Ronen, 10/22/2014, 12:04 PM

Watch: Arabs Celebrate Rocket Strikes on Jerusalem

Crowds of Muslims gather at Al Aqsa mosque to celebrate rockets reaching as far as 'occupied Jerusalem'.Ari Soffer, 7/8/2014, 11:52 PM

There's No ... What?

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Libel: Israel Intends to Destroy the Al-Aksa Mosque

Interview with senior writer-journalist Nadav Shragai: "Israel’s course of action in dealing with Muslim hate-mongering in Temple Mount mosques is extremely liberal."Dr. Manfred Gerstenfeld, 10/16/2013, 8:40 AM

Ketsaleh: Netanyahu 'a Sheep in Wolf's Clothing'

Accusing the PM of weakness, former National Union party leader also attacks Naftali Bennett's alliance with Yair Lapid.Adam Ross, 10/4/2013, 1:46 PM

Top PA Official Thrown Out of Al-Aqsa Mosque

A top Palestinian Authority official was hounded out of the Al Aqsa Mosque on the Temple Mount when he visited the site TuesdayDavid Lev, 9/17/2013, 9:38 PM

Jordanian King to "Fight Judaization of Jerusalem"

Temple Institute head laments: "The gov't is not asserting the authority and sovereignty of the Jewish people in our homeland."Chana Ya'ar and Ari Soffer, 7/29/2013, 10:59 PM

Temple Mount Imam Threatens US, Europe

During sermon last Friday, Temple Mount imam threatens: “The Caliphate shall return... We desire to cleanse it of the impure.”Chana Ya'ar, 7/18/2013, 8:27 AM

Islamist Children's Festival on Temple Mount

Muslim extremists say event is held in order to teach their children not to be Israeli.Gil Ronen, 4/13/2013, 10:03 PM

Muslim Women Block Jews from Temple Mount

Police were forced to intervene Wednesday morning when Muslim women blocked Jewish tourists from reaching the Temple Mount. The site closed.Chana Ya'ar, 3/6/2013, 12:48 PM

Call to Separate Jews, Arabs on Temple Mount

A movement of Temple Mount organizations is calling to completely separate Jews and Arabs on the site.Chana Ya'ar, 10/7/2012, 11:32 AM

Has Israel Lost the Temple Mount Race?

Op-ed:Olympic races don't mean a thing, but the race for the control the Temple Mount is one that we must win.Giulio Meotti, 8/12/2012, 9:38 PM

Court: Muslim Gaza Women Can't Pray at Al Aqsa

Extreme leftist group motioned court to allow women from Gaza to pray on Temple Mount.Gil Ronen, 7/4/2012, 10:49 PM

Grand Mufti's Al-Aksa Visit Raises Islamist Ire

Egyptian Islamists slammed Grand Mufti Ali Gomaa's visit to Jerusalem this week saying it defies a 'national position'Gabe Kahn, 4/19/2012, 2:43 PM

Rocket Attacks Continue

Thousands of residents of southern Israel spent Shabbat in bomb shelters, as Hamas terrorists from Gaza continued firing rockets at Israel.David Lev, 4/9/2011, 9:43 PM

PA Gunman Predicted Violence

Interview: An INN writer speaks to exiled member of Al Aksa, who says openly: "Their [Israel's] kids are not more important than our people." Samuel Sokol, 3/27/2011, 10:58 AM

Court Convicts Arab Terrorist

Military Court finds Iyad Abayat guilty of being actively involved in the shooting deaths of three Israelis.Elad Benari, 10/14/2010, 1:15 AM

Islamic Movement's Al-Aksa Claim

The Islamic Movement's organization for the Al-Aksa Mosque releases bizarre allegations of Israeli transgressions, calls for 'resistance'.Maayana Miskin, 8/23/2010, 7:20 AM

Elevator Causes Arab Anger

Arabs are opposing construction of an elevator to allow disabled Jews to reach the Western Wall.Chana Ya'ar, 8/17/2010, 12:21 PM

France Bans Hamas TV

France bans Hamas' Al-Aksa television channel following warnings from the European Commission.Maayana Miskin, 6/14/2010, 12:35 AM

PA: Allah Sent Iceland Volcano

A Palestinian Authority cleric on Hamas television claimed the Iceland volcano was ignited by Allah in order to punish 'infidels and polytheists.'Hana Levi Julian, 4/28/2010, 1:57 PM

US Acts Against Hamas Bank, TV

US citizens may not do business with Hamas-controlled National Islamic Bank and Al Aqsa TV, US Treasury announces. Gil Ronen, 3/18/2010, 9:12 PM

PA Kids Taught to Die for Jihad

Hamas television is once again promoting death and martyrdom in battle against Israel as a life's goal for children in the Palestinian Authority. Hana Levi Julian, 1/26/2010, 11:08 AM

IDF Kills Rabbi Chai's Murderers

General Security Services in partnership with soldiers of the Israel Defense Forces (IDF) killed the murderers of Rabbi Meir Avshalom Chai.Malkah Fleisher, 12/26/2009, 7:44 PM

'No Gilad, No Mosque!!'

A new Internet campaign is calling for the closure of the Al Aksa mosque on the Temple Mount until kidnapped IDF soldier Gilad Shalit is returned.Hana Levi Julian, 12/8/2009, 11:31 AM

Bomber Hits Saudi Prince’s Home

An al-Qaeda suicide bomber blew himself up and lightly wounded an assistant Saudi Arabian minister at his home Thursday night.Tzvi Ben Gedalyahu, 8/29/2009, 11:19 PM

Al-Aksa Claims Shooting

Fatah’s Al-Aksa Brigades claimed responsibility for the terrorist shooting attack in Binyamin on Wednesday night.Zalman Nelson, 8/13/2009, 2:45 PM

Stormy Fatah Conference Extended

Abbas attempts to calm tempers at stormy Fatah conference by promising delegates more time. Faction unprepared to answer questions.Maayana Miskin, 8/5/2009, 11:35 PM