Extremist settlers storm Al-Aqsa compound

Ramallah, Dozens of Jewish extremist settlers early Thursday stormed Al-Aqsa Mosque / Haram Al Sharif compound in the occupied holy city of Jerusalem, a Palestinian source confirmed.

The General Director of the Islamic Awqaf and Al-Aqsa Affairs, Sheikh Azzam Al-Khatib, told Petra’s reporter in Ramallah that today’s raid by the radical settlers was carried in groups, who entered from Al- Magharebah Gate under heavy protection of Israeli police and army.

The Israeli occupation police stationed at the mosque’s gates checked the worshipers’ IDs and preventing many of them from entering their holy shrine, until the settlers end their storming and leave the mosque, Al-Khatib added.

Source: Jordan News Agency