Al-Aqsa

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Muslims to flock to Al-Aqsa

Muslims to flock to Al-Aqsa

Al-Aqsa imams say prayers won't be held in mosque, call on Muslims to come 'as close as possible' to Temple Mount and hold 'day of rage.'Dalit Halevi, 21/07/2017 12:46
Incitement against Israel - during Ramadan prayers

Incitement against Israel - during Ramadan prayers

Al-Aqsa preacher says Israeli 'settlers' are 'intruding' on mosque's territory.Dalit Halevi, 03/06/2017 22:50
Al-Aqsa imam: Moving US Embassy to Jerusalem means war

Al-Aqsa imam: Moving US Embassy to Jerusalem means war

Al-Aqsa imam threatens war if US goes through with promise to move embassy to Jerusalem, calls on Israeli Arabs to protest.Shimon Cohen, 17/12/2016 17:46
'Offensive' UNESCO vote postponed

'Offensive' UNESCO vote postponed

A vote to deny the Temple Mount's Jewish significance was delayed, after Israeli diplomats outflanked the resolution's instigators.Rachel Kaplan, 12/07/2016 16:07
Two Jews arrested on Temple Mount for prayer

Two Jews arrested on Temple Mount for prayer

Rabbi from Beit Shemesh arrested on holiday of Temple redemption over suspicion of praying, following Waqf's dictums.Shoshana Miskin, 07/12/2015 11:34
Hamas: 'Israel Has Eight Years Left'

Hamas: 'Israel Has Eight Years Left'

Hamas' Interior Minister claims Palestinian Arabs to 'liberate' Israel by 2022.Dalit Halevy, Tova Dvorin, 13/01/2014 18:07
PA Official: Jews 'Defile' Al-Aqsa (Temple Mount)

PA Official: Jews 'Defile' Al-Aqsa (Temple Mount)

In wake of continued anti-Semitism on Mount, PA official claims Jews make Judaism's holiest site 'impure.'Dalit Halevi, Tova Dvorin, 01/12/2013 21:53
Waqf Denounces Jerusalem Discovery as 'Fake'

Waqf Denounces Jerusalem Discovery as 'Fake'

Islamic Waqf Trust claims Israel "fabricates history to strengthen its claim on the holy city."Kochava Rozenbaum , 11/09/2013 17:50
Mufti of Jerusalem: Al-Aqsa is in Danger

Mufti of Jerusalem: Al-Aqsa is in Danger

Mufti of Jerusalem calls on Muslims to come out en masse to the Al-Aqsa Mosque and "protect" it from "the occupation."Dalit Halevi & Elad Benari, 11/09/2013 03:15
Arab Group: Kotel is a Muslim Site

Arab Group: Kotel is a Muslim Site

An Israeli Arab group says, Israel is “defiling the holiness" of the Kotel - as defined by Islam - by conducting Jewish prayers there.David Lev, 21/02/2013 14:54
Terrorists: Harming Al-Aqsa Will Open Hell

Terrorists: Harming Al-Aqsa Will Open Hell

The Popular Resistance Committees terrorist organization threatens Israel against harming the Al-Aqsa mosque.Elad Benari, 22/08/2012 06:29
Arab League: Don’t Touch Muslim Temple Mount

Arab League: Don’t Touch Muslim Temple Mount

As Jews fast and mourn the Temple, Muslim Brotherhood members in Egypt will be protesting about their “holiest site” on Temple Mount.Maayana Miskin, 27/07/2012 09:15
Al-Aqsa Sheikh: Jerusalem will be Muslim Forever

Al-Aqsa Sheikh: Jerusalem will be Muslim Forever

A preacher at the Al-Aqsa Mosque denounces A-G's statement that Israeli law must be applied to the complex.Elad Benari, 20/07/2012 04:45
PA Slams A-G over Temple Mount

PA Slams A-G over Temple Mount

Islamic official says that statement that Israeli law must be applied to Al-Aqsa Mosque is a “violation against Muslims and Palestinians.”Elad Benari, 18/07/2012 06:02
Abbas to Muslims and Christians: Visit Jerusalem

Abbas to Muslims and Christians: Visit Jerusalem

PA Chairman Mahmoud Abbas: There's no prohibition in the Koran to visit Jerusalem. Muslims and Christians should come.Elad Benari, 26/04/2012 03:15
Egypt's Mufti Defends Al-Aqsa Visit

Egypt's Mufti Defends Al-Aqsa Visit

Egypt’s Grand Mufti, Ali Gomaa, defends visit to the Al-Aqsa Mosque in Jerusalem, says it was a personal, not an official visit.Elad Benari, 20/04/2012 07:13
Egypt's Grand Mufti Visits Al-Aqsa Mosque

Egypt's Grand Mufti Visits Al-Aqsa Mosque

Egypt's grand mufti visits Al-Aqsa mosque, ignores cleric's call to avoid visits to Jerusalem "because of the Zionists".Elad Benari, 19/04/2012 06:45
Arab MKS 'Deliberately Spread Libel'

Arab MKS 'Deliberately Spread Libel'

Israeli spokesman Mark Regev strongly condemned Arab MK Ahmed Tibi's remarks in Doha, calling his statements “dangerous libel.”Chana Ya'ar, 26/02/2012 19:42
Former Mufti Warns of 'Break-In' to Al-Aqsa

Former Mufti Warns of 'Break-In' to Al-Aqsa

Ekrema Sabri, who served as Mufti of Jerusalem, warns that Israeli extremists are planning to break into the Al-Aqsa mosque.Elad Benari, 19/02/2012 03:33