'Al-Aqsa is not subject to Israeli law'

'Al-Aqsa is not subject to Israeli law'

Senior Waqf official: We're responsible for the Al-Aqsa Mosque and are subordinate to the Jordanian Ministry of Endowments.Dalit Halevi, 7/20/2020, 6:41 AM
Al Aqsa Mosque on the Temple Mount to reopen

Al Aqsa Mosque on the Temple Mount to reopen

Temple Mount mosque to reopen, after being closed for the first time in over 50 years, as a result of coronavirus pandemic.AFP, 5/19/2020, 2:27 PM
Jordan urges pressure on Israel over Al-Aqsa

Jordan urges pressure on Israel over Al-Aqsa

Jordan’s Foreign Minister meets EU ambassadors, calls on international community to pressure Israel to stop “violations” against Al-Aqsa.Elad Benari, 8/19/2019, 6:41 AM
Jordan: Israel violating 'sanctity of Al-Aqsa'

Jordan: Israel violating 'sanctity of Al-Aqsa'

Jordanian Foreign Minister condemns Israel following violent clashes on Temple Mount.Elad Benari, 8/12/2019, 5:03 AM
PA: Israel to blame for violence on Temple Mount

PA: Israel to blame for violence on Temple Mount

Abbas' spokesman accuses Israel of "a major provocation" following clashes between Muslims and police on Temple Mount.Dalit Halevi, 8/12/2019, 12:02 AM
Incitement to violence against Jews on Temple Mount

Incitement to violence against Jews on Temple Mount

Arab public in Jerusalem called to prevent Jews from entering the Temple Mount.Dalit Halevi, 8/9/2019, 5:40 AM
PA: Israel trying to build the Temple

PA: Israel trying to build the Temple

PA official claims that Israeli activity around the Al-Aqsa Mosque is part of a plan to "rebuild the Temple."Dalit Halevi, 8/8/2019, 5:40 AM
PLO: Israel's policy in Jerusalem will lead to 'explosion'

PLO: Israel's policy in Jerusalem will lead to 'explosion'

PLO official accuses Israel of desecrating holy places and implementing a policy meant to "Judaize" eastern Jerusalem.Dalit Halevi, 7/10/2019, 4:43 AM
PA: Pilgrims' Road is ours

PA: Pilgrims' Road is ours

PA's "religious endowments ministry" claims Israeli officials desecrated holy sites of Islam in 90 incidents this past month.Dalit Halevi, 7/8/2019, 5:00 AM
Jordanian lawmakers: Expel the Israeli ambassador

Jordanian lawmakers: Expel the Israeli ambassador

Jordanian parliamentarians call to expel Israeli ambassador following Israeli court ruling on Temple Mount.Elad Benari, 3/19/2019, 6:09 AM
PA Mufti: Al-Aqsa belongs only to Muslims

PA Mufti: Al-Aqsa belongs only to Muslims

Grand Mufti of Al-Quds and "Palestine" denies right of Jews to worship on Temple Mount, claims it is an Islamic religious site.Dalit Halevi, 3/13/2019, 3:30 AM
'Break into the Golden Gate and remove the Arabs'

'Break into the Golden Gate and remove the Arabs'

Archaeologist Tzachi Dvira urges government not to surrender to rioting Arabs on the Temple Mount.Benny Tocker, 3/1/2019, 4:33 AM
Jordan backs Waqf activities on Temple Mount

Jordan backs Waqf activities on Temple Mount

Jordanian embassy argues that Golden Gate is an inseparable part of the Al-Aqsa Mosque and not subject to rulings by Israeli courts.Ben Ariel, 2/28/2019, 5:37 AM
Watch: Arabs force their way through Golden Gate

Watch: Arabs force their way through Golden Gate

Hundreds of Arabs force their way through gate closed for 16 years.Ido Ben Porat, 2/22/2019, 2:58 PM
Arabs gather outside closed Temple Mount gate

Arabs gather outside closed Temple Mount gate

Jerusalem Arabs pray near Gate of Mercy to protest its continued closure by Israeli authorities.Dalit Halevi, 2/22/2019, 3:03 AM
Fatah: Israel 'playing with fire' on Temple Mount

Fatah: Israel 'playing with fire' on Temple Mount

Fatah threatens violence if Israel does not open a gate leading to Al-Aqsa Mosque.Dalit Halevi, 2/20/2019, 6:41 AM
PA accuses Israel of establishing facts in Jerusalem

PA accuses Israel of establishing facts in Jerusalem

Islamic organizations in Jerusalem demand that Israel remove the support it placed in the wall adjacent to the Temple Mount.Dalit Halevi, 1/18/2019, 5:11 AM
PA urges ICC to investigate Israel

PA urges ICC to investigate Israel

PA foreign affairs bureau calls on International Criminal Court to investigate "settler crimes".Dalit Halevi, 9/7/2018, 5:32 AM
'Jews have no right to pray on Temple Mount'

'Jews have no right to pray on Temple Mount'

PA organizations denounce U.S. decision to stop financial assistance, call it "insolent extortion."Dalit Halevi, 8/27/2018, 5:43 AM
Hamas: The goal is to 'liberate' Jerusalem

Hamas: The goal is to 'liberate' Jerusalem

Hamas terror group says main goal of conflict with Israel is to 'liberate Palestine ' - Jerusalem and Al-Aqsa Mosque first and foremost.Dalit Halevy, 8/21/2018, 10:25 AM
Jordan angry after Israel police respond to Al-Aqsa riots

Jordan angry after Israel police respond to Al-Aqsa riots

Jordan blasts Israeli "provocations" after police close gates to Jerusalem's Al-Aqsa Mosque compound when worshipers clash with officers.Elad Benari, Canada, 7/27/2018, 10:38 PM
PA: Western Wall is part of Al-Aqsa

PA: Western Wall is part of Al-Aqsa

PA religious leaders deny the Jewish connection to the Western Wall and claim that it is an Islamic site.Dalit Halevi, 7/24/2018, 4:46 AM
PA Mufti warns of religious war over Jerusalem

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

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

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

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

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?

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 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

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 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

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'

'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

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'

'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

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'

'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: 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

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'

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 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'

'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'

'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'

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 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

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

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

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: 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'

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 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, 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'

'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 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: 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

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'

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