Ramallah, Israeli occupation forces on Wednesday arrested one of Al-Aqsa Mosque’s guards, an official Palestinian source confirmed.
Jerusalem Awqaf and Al-Aqsa Mosque Affairs Department said in a statement that Israeli troops arrested , Muhannad Idris, in front of Bab al-Asbat located on the eastern side of the old city of Jerusalem.
“Idris was arrested while he was on his way to work, then he was taken to a detention and interrogation center in Jerusalem,” the statement added.
Israeli authorities have stepped up their measures against Palestinians working at Al-Aqsa Mosque, arresting and alienating a number of them in the past few days .
Source: Jordan News Agency