PA Mufti warns of religious war over Jerusalem

Grand Mufti of "Palestine" claims "settlers" are breaking into the Al-Aqsa Mosque.Dalit Halevi, 7/23/2018, 4:34 AM

PA Mufti: Visit Al-Aqsa

Head of Supreme Muslim Council accuses Israel of trying to remove the Arab presence from Jerusalem.Dalit Halevi, 7/16/2018, 4:15 AM

Abbas adviser: Israel's methods like those of the Nazis

PA chairman's adviser Mahmoud Al-Habbash says Israel's restrictions on entry to Al-Aqsa Mosque are "Israeli Zionist Inquisition".Elad Benari, 7/6/2018, 6:45 AM

Oman's foreign minister visits Al-Aqsa

Yusuf bin Alawi, Omani minister in charge of foreign affairs, makes rare visit by an Arab official to the Al-Aqsa Mosque in Jerusalem.Arutz Sheva Staff, 2/16/2018, 2:36 AM

Sheikh on Temple Mount: Arab countries should fund UNRWA

Muslim preacher says that, according to Islamic law, the 'Palestinian right of return' passes from one generation to the next.Dalit Halevy, 2/4/2018, 2:30 PM

Are Negev Bedouin radicalizing?

Bedouin citizens in Israel's south are placing stone plaques with image of Al-Aqsa mosque on the sides of their homes.Arutz Sheva Staff, 1/15/2018, 10:41 AM

PA outraged over lamp in the Cave of the Patriarchs

PA claims that Israel acted against Islam in Jerusalem and Hevron.Dalit Halevi, 1/4/2018, 1:09 AM

Mufti of Egypt: Defend Jerusalem

Egypt's Grand Mufti claims Jerusalem is at the center of the Qur'an and is considered a heritage that must be protected.Dalit Halevi, 12/24/2017, 5:01 AM

PA opposes Jews' visits to Temple Mount

PA news site publishes data on "break-ins" by Jews to Temple Mount compound, which PA says is a Muslim site only.Dalit Halevi, 11/27/2017, 4:36 AM

Al-Aqsa imam outraged over security cameras

Imam of the Al-Aqsa Mosque: All the "occupation's" measures have no merit, because the site belongs only to Muslims.Dalit Halevi, 11/10/2017, 3:07 AM

'Israelis are waging a war on Al-Aqsa'

Al-Aqsa imam accuses Jewish "extremists" of trying to achieve Israeli sovereignty over the mosque.Dalit Halevi, 10/15/2017, 4:05 AM

Jordan: Jews on Temple Mount are a 'provocation' to Muslims

Jordanian minister claims Jews visiting Temple Mount 'harm' Al-Aqsa mosque, 'provoke' Muslims around the world.Dalit Halevi, 10/13/2017, 8:08 AM

'We will redeem Jerusalem, Rome, and India'

Al-Aqsa preacher promises to take revenge on 'heretics,' crush all those who oppose Islam.Dalit Halevi, 9/14/2017, 10:11 AM

Jordan blasts MKs for visiting Temple Mount

Jordanian government accuses MKs of "breaking into" Temple Mount when they visited the compound as part of a police pilot program.Ben Ariel, 8/30/2017, 3:06 AM

'We will not give up one grain of Al-Aqsa'

Supreme Islamic Council in Jerusalem denies any Jewish connection to the Temple Mount.Dalit Halevi, 8/22/2017, 5:06 AM

Al-Aqsa preacher: Muslims have 'exclusive right' to Jerusalem

Al-Aqsa preacher says Jerusalem will remain the key to peace and war.Dalit Halevi, 8/13/2017, 6:05 AM

Abbas welcomes youth role in fight for Al-Aqsa

PA chairman vows to continue struggle until the young generation can raise the flag of the State of Palestine on the walls of Al-Quds.Dalit Halevi, 8/11/2017, 4:14 AM

PA fears Israel will build 'imaginary Temple'

Senior Abbas aide warns against Israeli plans to Judaize Al-Aqsa in order to replace it with a Temple.Dalit Halevi, 8/10/2017, 5:12 AM

Iran's Zarif to attend conference on Jerusalem

Iran’s Foreign Minister set to attend conference in Istanbul dealing with Israel’s actions in Jerusalem.Elad Benari, 8/1/2017, 6:15 AM

'Removal of metal detectors could hurt us down the road'

Deputy Defense Minister says Israel is perceived as weak for caving on Temple Mount security.Benny Tocker, 7/28/2017, 6:15 AM

'Al-Aqsa agreement betrays Allah'

Radical Sheikh Raed Salah rules out any agreement with Israel which recognizes its presence at the Al-Aqsa Mosque.Dalit Halevi, 7/28/2017, 5:43 AM

Nasrallah welcomes Al-Aqsa 'victory'

Hezbollah leader praises Arabs for defending Al-Aqsa Mosque and causing Israel to remove the security measures.Elad Benari, 7/27/2017, 6:15 AM

UN chief urges Israel to show 'restraint'

UN Secretary-General Antonio Guterres expresses concern over tensions in Jerusalem.Elad Benari, 7/27/2017, 4:16 AM

Jordanian King, Abbas discuss Al-Aqsa

Jordan's King Abdullah II speaks with PA chairman, stresses the importance of calming tensions.Ben Ariel, 7/27/2017, 3:14 AM

Israel removes security installations at Temple Mount

In accordance with Waqf demands, Israel removes railings and scaffolding from entrance to Temple Mount.Arutz Sheva Staff, 7/27/2017, 2:09 AM

UN envoy: End Temple Mount crisis by Friday

Nickolay Mladenov warns of an escalation unless the crisis over Israeli security measures at the Temple Mount isn't resolved by Friday.Elad Benari, 7/25/2017, 2:12 AM

Jordan's Foreign Minister: Remove the metal detectors

Jordan's Foreign Minister demands that Israel remove the metal detectors on the Temple Mount and “respect the status quo”.Elad Benari, 7/24/2017, 6:13 AM

Gaza factions warn Israel over Temple Mount 'aggression'

Heads of Gaza factions blast Israel's "aggression" on Al-Aqsa, vow to have the upper hand.Elad Benari, 7/19/2017, 5:44 AM

PA leader warns Israel over Al-Aqsa

PA leader Rami Hamdallah blames Israel for escalation in Jerusalem, warns of "grave consequences".Elad Benari, 7/19/2017, 3:45 AM

Hamas, Islamic Jihad call for escalation of 'intifada'

Hamas and Islamic Jihad call for more attacks and for mass demonstrations against Israel abroad.Dalit Halevi, 7/18/2017, 6:15 AM

'Al-Aqsa must be returned to Palestinian hands'

Senior PA official warns of an escalation following Israel's security measures on the Temple Mount.Dalit Halevi, 7/18/2017, 4:13 AM

Turkey’s Deputy PM blasts Israel for closing Temple Mount

Turkey’s Deputy Prime Minister says two-day closure of the Temple Mount was "crime against humanity."Elad Benari, 7/18/2017, 3:13 AM

Fatah official: Western Wall must be under Israeli sovereignty

Fatah official says Israel should retain sovereignty over Western Wall - but Arabs must have control over Temple Mount.AFP, Arutz Sheva Staff, 6/3/2017, 11:27 PM

Al-Aqsa imam: Don't sell land to Jews

The imam of the Al-Aqsa Mosque in Jerusalem warns PA Arabs against selling land to Jews and Jewish organizations in the Old City.Dalit Halevi, 1/22/2017, 5:34 AM

Erdogan calls on Muslims to 'protect Jerusalem'

Turkish President urges all Muslims to “defend the Palestinian cause” and protect the Al-Aqsa Mosque from "Israeli discrimination".Ben Ariel, 11/30/2016, 6:16 AM

Watch: Palestinian cleric calls for use of nukes against Jews

A Palestinian Arab cleric from Al-Aqsa recently urged Muslims to use nuclear weapons to "eliminate the state of the Jews."Elad Benari, 11/24/2016, 5:59 AM

Jordanian official: Israel can't tell mosques what to do

Jordanian official criticizes the “muezzin law”, says the "Israeli occupation" cannot force mosques in Jerusalem to stop the call to prayer.Elad Benari, 11/16/2016, 5:16 AM

Al-Aqsa preacher: If you don't like the muezzin, leave

Imam of the Al-Aqsa Mosque blasts proposed Israeli law that would prohibit mosques from using loudspeakers.Dalit Halevi, 11/13/2016, 5:39 AM

Radical cleric: We won't give up Al-Aqsa

From his jail cell, Sheikh Raed Salah accuses Israel of falsifying history.Dalit Halevi, 11/4/2016, 5:46 AM

PA Mufti: Every centimeter of Jerusalem is Islamic

Palestinian mufti calls on the Palestinian people and residents of Jerusalem to gather around the Al-Aqsa Mosque and protect it.Dalit Halevi, 8/22/2016, 6:45 AM

Cleric calls to conquer Al-Aqsa, forbids partnership with Jews

Muslim cleric Sheikh Ismail Nawahada spoke to the masses at Al-Aqsa mosque on Friday, calling for the capture of Jerusalem by Arab nations.Dalit Halevi, 8/21/2016, 8:25 AM

PA: There's no proof of Jewish existence in Jerusalem

PA minister insists Israel's archaeological excavations have failed to find proof of an ancient Jewish existence in Jerusalem.Dalit Halevi, 8/19/2016, 5:45 AM

Egypt joins in condemnation of Israel over Temple Mount

Egyptian Foreign Ministry joins Jordan in condemning Israel for permitting Jews to enter the Temple Mount.Ben Ariel, 8/16/2016, 6:44 AM

Haniyeh: One day we'll pray at the liberated Al-Aqsa Mosque

Deputy Hamas leader says the group has the capabilities to thwart any diplomatic initiatives.Dalit Halevi, 6/7/2016, 6:44 AM

Arab MKs to defy Netanyahu, visit Temple Mount

Arab MKs declare they will visit the Al-Aqsa Mosque during Ramadan, ignoring PM's orders not to do so.Reut Hadar, 5/26/2016, 6:13 AM

‘Jews invented the Temple Mount lie’

Organization representing Palestinian religious leaders praises the UNESCO denial of Jewish ties to the Temple Mount.Dalit Halevy, 5/16/2016, 2:50 PM

Jordan warns Israel: ‘Consequences’ of Temple Mount ‘violations’

Jordanian government calls for Israel to deny visits by ‘settlers’ during Passover holiday.Shoshana Miskin, 4/25/2016, 9:53 AM

Islamic Leader: Netanyahu will break into Al-Aqsa

Islamic movement leader accuses Israel of trying to take over Al-Aqsa Mosque during the Passover holiday.Dalit Halevy, 4/24/2016, 9:54 PM

PA calls on Arabs to 'protect' the Al-Aqsa Mosque

PA claims Israel is trying to “Judaize” the Al-Aqsa Mosque, calls on Palestinian Arabs to arrive en masse at the compound.Dalit Halevi, 4/22/2016, 5:45 AM

Hamas calls to 'slaughter' Jews who visit Temple Mount

Hamas officials call for violence against Jews who are “harming” the Al-Aqsa Mosque.Dalit Halevi, 4/5/2016, 4:16 AM

Radical sheikh: We'll sacrifice our souls for Al-Aqsa

Sheikh Raed Salah, head of the Northern Branch of the Islamic Movement, calls on Muslims to sacrifice themselves for the Al-Aqsa Mosque.Dalit Halevi, 3/25/2016, 6:43 AM

Hamas blasts Israel for cancelling Gazans' permits

Hamas angered by Israel cancelling permits for Gazans to visit the Al-Aqsa Mosque, calls for international intervention.Ben Ariel, 3/20/2016, 5:01 AM

Israel halts Gazans' permits to visit Temple Mount

Defense Ministry says Palestinians are exploiting permit which grants about 200 worshipers permission to travel to Al-Aqsa Mosque.Shoshana Miskin, 3/17/2016, 10:00 PM

PA Mufti openly incites at the Al-Aqsa Mosque

In Friday sermon at Al-Aqsa Mosque, PA Grand Mufti claims Israel executes Palestinian Arabs.Dalit Halevi, 3/6/2016, 6:38 AM

Temple Mount cameras won't include mosques

Temple Mount organizations warn Israel is backing down from its demands that Temple Mount security cameras document mosque incitement.Shimon Cohen, 2/29/2016, 5:14 AM

60% of Jordanian students have never heard of 'Al-Aqsa'

A new survey offsets a basic Islamic belief: Most Jordanian students do not know about the ‘Holy’ mosque in Jerusalem.Shoshana Miskin, 2/1/2016, 2:47 PM

PA government claims: Israel implementing a 'bi-national state'

PA government blasts Israel and the city of Jerusalem for "defiling" the Western Wall and the Al-Aqsa Mosque.Dalit Halevi, 12/9/2015, 5:43 AM