130 Israeli Jews storm Al-Aqsa Mosque compound

Israeli security forces are seen as they enter Al-Aqsa Mosque in Jerusalem, intervene Muslim worshippers with stun grenade during prayer (Mostafa Alkharouf - Anadolu Agency)

Middle East Monitor  /  November 3, 2021

Some 130 Israeli Jews desecrated Al-Aqsa Mosque compound in occupied East Jerusalem this morning, the Palestinian Information Centre reported.

At least 126, including 55 students of Hebrew institutes and ten government officials, entered the Mosque in groups through the Mughrabi Gate and toured its courtyards under police escort, according to local sources.

A number were seen performing prayers or rituals during their tours at the Islamic holy site.

Al-Aqsa Mosque is exposed to daily desecration by Jewish Israelis, under security escort. While they are present in the compound, entry restrictions are imposed on Muslim worshippers.