Israeli PM backs down over Muslim holy site in Jerusalem

Israeli PM backs down over Muslim holy site in Jerusalem

Israeli PM backs down over Muslim holy site in Jerusalem

Arab News says Israel’s new prime minister backtracked on Monday after claiming that Jews were entitled to “freedom of worship” at Al-Haram Al-Sharif in Jerusalem, the third-holiest site in Islam.

In fact, the site is administered by Jordan through the Islamic Waqf, and Jews may visit but not pray. Naftali Bennett’s office made it clear on Monday that he now accepted the status quo had not changed.


https://www.arabnews.com/node/1896986/middle-east

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