Israel Police, Muslim worshipers clash near Jerusalem's Temple Mount; 3 wounded
Original story at haaretz.com• 2 mentions • 1 week ago
haaretz.com 1 week ago
Clashes broke out Monday between police and Muslim worshipers near the Temple Mount in Jerusalem's Old City. Palestinian reports said three were lightly wounded. The Palestinian Red Crescent reported a number of injuries resulting from clashes at Lions Gate. The report said the chairman of the Palestinian National Initiative, Dr. Mustafa Barghouti, was hit in the head by a rubber-tipped bullet and taken to Al-Makassed Hospital in East Jerusalem.A few dozen Palestinian worshipers gathered before the start of the evening prayers near Lions Gate, at the entrance to the Temple Mount, when clashes erupted. The worshipers were throwing stones and ...