Temple Mount discrimination

Watch: Police officer keeps Jews from drinking water

'You were asked not to drink,' senior cop tells two Jews on Temple Mount, in shocking violation of basic rights.Gil Ronen, 3/6/2016, 7:28 PM

Chief Rabbis Urge Religious Leaders to Condemn Violence

Rabbis David Lau, Yitzhak Yosef warn interfaith leaders they expect all faiths to uphold right to worship at holy sites, i.e. Temple Mount.Arutz Sheva Staff, 9/18/2015, 2:14 PM

UN Security Council: Keep Jewish Prayer Ban on Temple Mount

UNSC calls for 'normality' - i.e. lack of religious freedom for Jewish worshippers - which 'promotes the prospects for peace.'Arutz Sheva Staff, 9/18/2015, 7:40 AM

'We Won't Be Silent': Protest to Demand Action on Temple Mount

Students for Temple Mount movement to protest in front of Internal Security Minister's home over bullying against Jewish visitors to Mount.Tova Dvorin, 8/28/2015, 5:33 PM

Watch: Muslims Terrorize Jewish Children on Temple Mount

Difficult to watch: footage surfaces of Muslims shouting at small children on the Mount.Arutz Sheva Staff, 8/28/2015, 4:24 PM

UNESCO's Use of Moral Relativism to Foster Anti-Israel Bias

UNESCO goes from nonsense to downright lies and double standards - only when dealing with Israel.Dr. Manfred Gerstenfeld and Jamie Berk, 8/18/2015, 1:07 PM

Fourth Jew Arrested for Calling Mohammed a 'Pig'

Israel Police also arrest a 14 year-old boy for unspecified reasons on Sunday, in latest wave of arrests at Judaism's holiest site.Tova Dvorin, 8/16/2015, 2:30 PM

Three Soldiers Banned from Ascending Temple Mount in Uniform

Legal rights group Honenu claims the three soldiers were arrested simply for looking like observant Jews.Arutz Sheva Staff, 8/2/2015, 10:33 AM

Arab MKs Ascend Temple Mount, Meet with Jordanian Waqf

Joint List visits Mount to protest Jewish visitors; video surfaces of MK Ahmed Tibi asking to eject Jews from the site.Tova Dvorin, 7/28/2015, 12:36 PM

Woman Arrested for 'Insulting Mohammed': No Regrets

20-year-old Aviah Morris speaks for the first time after she was arrested for responding to Muslim death threats on Temple Mount.Tova Dvorin, 7/26/2015, 3:11 PM

Watch: Muslim Visitor Supports Jewish Prayer on Temple Mount

Amid rioting at Judaism's holiest site, one Muslim visitor tells Yehuda Glick she supports equal prayer rights for all.Arutz Sheva Staff, 7/26/2015, 3:00 PM

Jerusalem: Woman Arrested for Saying 'Mohammed is a Pig'

Gang of Muslim women follows Jews around shouting 'Allahu Akhbar' near Temple Mount; only the Jews arrested.Tova Dvorin, 7/26/2015, 1:37 PM

Jews to Protest Unofficial Temple Mount Ban for Ramadan

Students for Temple Mount movement notes new informal ban is a new siege on Judaism's holiest site - all over again.Shimon Cohen, 7/8/2015, 9:50 PM

Again: Jew Attacked for Drinking Water on Temple Mount

Muslim women guard surround men who attempt to drink from public water fountain; police do nothing.Tova Dvorin and Yishai Karov, 6/3/2015, 5:08 PM

Latest Abuse: Jews Can't Drink Water on Temple Mount

Other than breathing, it appears all Jewish rights on Temple Mount have been taken away. MKs are angry.Gil Ronen, 6/1/2015, 1:40 PM

Chief Rabbinate Refuses to Change Temple Mount Sign

Rabbinate refuses to change sign claiming ascending Mount is 'forbidden under Jewish Law,' despite support from major rabbis.Ornit Ezter and Tova Dvorin, 5/25/2015, 4:23 PM

NYT Covers Anti-Semitism on Temple Mount

Focus on 'feminist' Arab women who terrorize visitors accidentally shows extent of the violence Jews face at Judaism's holiest site.Tova Dvorin, 4/19/2015, 5:48 PM

Muslims Seethe as Jews Tour Temple Mount on Chol Hamoed Pesach

Videos show Jews touring the Mount with police escort as Arabs harass them. Activists say tours have been cut short.Gil Ronen, 4/5/2015, 4:10 PM

Islamist Sheikh: Netanyahu Victory Spells Doom for Jewish People

Sheikh Raed Salah, leader of terror-linked Islamic Movement in Israel, threatens Israel over Netanyahu victory, Temple Mount rights.Dalit Halevi, Tova Dvorin, 3/21/2015, 10:24 PM

Election Ploy? Min. Erdan Softens Stand on Temple Mount

Three days before the election, Interior Minister Erdan says criticism of policy on Jewish prayer is justified, says rules may change.Gil Ronen, 3/15/2015, 7:10 PM

Waqf's New Weapon: Screaming Girls

Young girls leap in front of Jewish worshipers, screaming 'allahu akbar,' 'the Jews are dogs.' Video shows Waqf man's lewd gestures.Gil Ronen, 2/3/2015, 12:24 PM

State to Pay Yehuda Glick NIS 7,500 over Detainment

Court rules compensation for Temple activist who was detained 5 years ago when he took a photo of policemen.Arutz Sheva, 1/7/2015, 9:22 AM

Tibi Hoists PLO Flag on Temple Mount

MK Ahmed Tibi raises PLO flag on Temple Mount, calls it a 'place of worship for Muslims' and Jerusalem 'capital of Arab Palestine.'Hezki Baruch, 1/3/2015, 6:20 PM

Temple Mount Org.: Jordanian Cleric's Support a Positive Step

Temple Institute head Rabbi Chaim Richman says Muslim cleric's 'bold' support for Jewish prayer rights on Mount is 'extremely positive.'Tova Dvorin, 12/22/2014, 5:40 PM

Danino Vows to Ban Nationalist MKs from Ascending Temple Mount

Police Commissioner refuses to back down from statements supporting discriminatory 'status quo' on Judaism's holiest site.Ido Ben-Porat and Tova Dvorin, 11/28/2014, 2:12 PM

Edelstein Demands Reprimand for Danino Over Temple Mount Remarks

Edelstein fires back at Aharonovich over Danino's stance against MKs ascending Temple Mount, says 'it is not his place to give advice.'Hezki Baruch and Tova Dvorin, 11/26/2014, 5:15 PM

Poll: 40% of Jewish Israelis Want Jewish Prayer on Temple Mount

High support for Temple Mount prayer rights, poll reveals, but optimism is low that an equal prayer arrangement will be made.Tova Dvorin, 11/11/2014, 10:31 PM

Netanyahu, Rivlin Appeal to MKs: Restore Calm on Temple Mount

Prime Minister and President call ministers and MKs, ask to quiet down struggle on Temple Mount. 'We are not at war with Islam.'Gil Ronen, 11/6/2014, 6:33 PM

Moshe Feiglin Visits Temple Mount Despite PM Pressure

Feiglin visits Mount despite PM's calls to 'tone down' Temple Mount talk. Could the 'Temple Mount rights' taboo be broken?Tova Dvorin, 11/2/2014, 1:14 PM

Police Prepare for Burial of Glick's Would-be Assassin

Large Border Police, uniformed and covert forces, and technology for detecting and arresting rioters gear up for terrorist's funeral.Uzi Baruch, Gil Ronen, 10/30/2014, 9:56 PM

Restoring Justice and Sanity on the Temple Mount

In the last meeting of the Executive Board of LIBAH, the Temple Mount Intiative, Yehudah Glick commented on the probability of bloodshed due to Arab incitement against Jews. No one imagined that 5 hours later it would be his blood that was spilt. Douglas Altabef, 10/30/2014, 6:59 PM

Four Arrested at Jewish Protest Outside Temple Mount

Nationalists climb fence, run toward Judaism's holiest site after attack on Temple Mount activist sparks outrage.Yedidya Ben-Or, 10/30/2014, 2:54 PM

Ya'alon Blames PA, Abbas for Glick Shooting

'When Abbas distributes lies, hate about the rights of Jews to their land and freedom of worship, the result is terrorism,' Ya'alon fires.Hezki Baruch and Tova Dvorin, 10/30/2014, 10:27 AM

PM Calms Jordan: No Change in Temple Mount 'Status-Quo'

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

Prayers on Tisha B'Av on the Temple Mount?

Sovereignty organization launches legal battle over planned event at Judaism's holiest site after facing constant red tape.Shimon Cohen and Tova Dvorin, 6/3/2014, 11:22 AM

Temple Mount is Jewish for a Day

Over 400 Jews entered the Mount on the eve of Shavuot. Most Muslim worshippers barred over incitement.Gil Ronen, 6/3/2014, 11:08 AM

Police Clash with Group Demanding Temple Mount Sovereignty

Violent clashes break out as police stop Jewish activists from ascending Temple Mount; activists cry foul over clashes on Independence Day.Ido Ben-Porat, 5/6/2014, 9:09 PM

Likud Convention May Vote on Temple Mount Prayer

An 11-person body headed by MK Danny Danon may bring the matter before the Likud Convention.Avi Yogev, 5/6/2014, 9:46 AM

US Pastor Urges Global Campaign for Temple Mount Prayer Rights

Pastor Keith Johnson tells how he was forced off the Temple Mount by the Waqf, calls for international campaign for Jewish prayer rights.Ari Soffer, 4/30/2014, 10:20 AM

Time for the Gloves to Come Off

It is time for Israel to act like a sovereign power in control of its own destiny. Gil Solomon, 4/25/2014, 4:31 PM

Watch: Muslims Mob Attacks Jewish Children on Temple Mount

Several dozen hareidi Jews, including children, ascended the Temple Mount, and were surrounded by an angry mob.Arutz Sheva staff, 4/24/2014, 12:16 AM

Likud Minister Says Terror has Won on the Temple Mount

Min. Yisrael Katz points to Hamas parades and flags on Temple Mount, calls for change of policy.Iddo Ben Porat, 4/17/2014, 9:13 PM

Catching Up? A Summary of Breaking News

As Yom Tov in the Diaspora ends Wednesday night, here is a summary of the biggest news stories to help our readers get up-to-date.Tova Dvorin, 4/16/2014, 10:04 PM

Jordan Blames Israel, Jews for Temple Mount Riots - Again

Amman runs to UN Security Council over clashes at Judaism's holiest site, claim 'Jewish radicals' cause Muslim rioting.Tova Dvorin and AFP, 4/16/2014, 7:59 PM

'We Should Teach the Arabs a Lesson For Once'

Deputy Mayor of Jerusalem demands that Temple Mount be closed to Arabs - not just Jews - following Wednesday's riots.Yishai Karov, 4/16/2014, 7:51 PM

Thousands Visit Kotel but Temple Mount Closed to Jews

The traditional Birkat Hakohanim, or priestly blessing, is expected to draw tens of thousands Thursday.Uzi Baruch, 4/16/2014, 12:36 PM

Pesach Shame: Hamas Conquers Temple Mount

Dozens of flag waving Hamas activists wrest control of the Mount, Jews not allowed in.Gil Ronen and Ari Soffer, 4/14/2014, 10:11 AM

Temple Mount Closed After Muslim Rioting

Rock-throwing and Molotov cocktail attacks on police forces prompt closure of the site to visitors - and, some claim, specifically to Jews.Shlomo Pitrikovsky, 4/13/2014, 9:44 AM

Committee on Temple Mount Prayer Convenes for First Session

Will Jews be allowed to pray at their holiest site? Knesset subcommittee will hear Temple activists' arguments, for the first time.Gil Ronen, 4/7/2014, 9:01 AM

Waqf Official Beats Jewish Man on Temple Mount

The victim was then arrested by the Israeli police for protesting the abuse, activist says.Tova Dvorin, 4/1/2014, 1:21 PM

Jordan Blames 'Extremist Settlers' for Temple Mount 'Aggression'

Amman releases statement condemning 'Israeli aggression' after Uri Ariel visits Judaism's holiest site.Tova Dvorin, 3/17/2014, 8:19 PM

Temple Mount Cops Detain Jewish Victim of Islamist Harassment

Rabbi Yehuda Glick was detained after videotaping Muslim worshipper who uttered obscenities at him.Gil Ronen, 3/17/2014, 11:25 AM

Police Close Temple Mount to Jews, Shorten Minister's Visit

Housing Minister Uri Ariel almost turned away due to Muslim rioting. Ariel: 'This is unacceptable.'Tova Dvorin, 3/16/2014, 4:09 PM

Again on Temple Mount: Muslims Riot, Jews Detained

Jewish visitors wait hours for a brief visit due to Muslim riots on Temple Mount. One Jew arrested.Maayana Miskin, 3/2/2014, 3:45 PM

Hotovely: What the Left Really Fears on Temple Mount

Deputy Minister says Muslim riots are not the real concern.Maayana Miskin, 2/27/2014, 8:31 AM

MK Cabel asked Feiglin: are You the Messiah?

Knesset debate kindles discussion of biblical promise to the Jewish people – going back to Abraham.Gil Ronen, 2/24/2014, 9:16 AM

Congressmen Get 'Jewish Treatment' on Temple Mount

Senator Bill Johnson (R-OH) and Congressman David McKinley (R-WV) undergo invasive security checks reserved for Jews.Gil Ronen, 2/23/2014, 8:42 PM