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19 Mar, 2014

Israelis restrict Muslim entry to Al Aqsa mosque – GulfNews.com

Ramallah: The Israeli occupation’s security authorities have been banning Palestinians from entering the Al Aqsa Holy compound in the mornings. The move restricts access to Muslim worshippers and students who study at the compound, also known as Al Haram Al Sharif.

The Palestinian Ministry of Foreign Affairs has condemned the Israeli move. While Palestinians have been restricted access to the mosque, far right Jewish colonists and Israeli soldiers were allowed to enter the compound, provoking Palestinian anger as it is the third holiest site in Islam.

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