Police close Temple Mount after firebomb incident Israel News Jerusalem Post

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Dear Reader more people are reading The Jerusalem Post than ever before. Nevertheless are being forced to look for new ways to keep going. The police on Tuesday closed the entrances to the Temple Mount after violent clashes with dozens of Palestinians. Tampering with holy sites is a direct call for violence. Join Jerusalem Post Premium Plus now for just $5 and upgrade your experience with an ads free website and exclusive content. Load ErrorIsraeli police said they evacuated the Al Aqsa mosque compound after a Molotov cocktail damaged a police post. Residents said police were also restricting Palestinian access to Jerusalems Old City where the site is located. Palestinian worshippers have been entering the site despite an Israeli order that it should stay closed. Israel and Jordan are believed to be holding discussions to resolve the issue. Unrest at Jerusalems Al Aqsa compound led Israeli police to shut off access on Tuesday after several weeks of tension at the location

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