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Muslim Worshipers Attack Jews Trying to Pray on Temple Mount

Jews praying on Temple Mount attacked by Muslim worshipers, April 25, 2016 (Photo: screenshot)

Yesterday we told you about the heightened security at the Temple Mount this week. Today, The Jerusalem Post's Daniel K. Eisenbud reports that a group of Jews trying to pray at the holy site were attacks by Muslim worshipers there:

Video footage from Arab television emerged on Tuesday showing Muslim worshipers on the Temple Mount attack a small group of Jews who ascended to the holy site and attempted to pray...

After the last group of Jewish visitors left the compound, a gathering of Muslim worshipers began yelling slogans at the Jews.

Police and Border Police officers in the area escorted the group of Jews away from the scene and acted to subdue the disturbances.

As Israeli Jews celebrate Passover, the security services are on high alert as part of an effort to head off any attempts by religious Jews to make overt gestures on Temple Mount that might be construed as worship...

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