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Turkey's Directorate of Religious Affairs (Diyanet) will host an international meeting in Istanbul focusing on Jerusalem and its iconic Al-Aqsa Mosque, the authority announced on Jan. 27. The meeting on “Jerusalem: The City Blessed by Revelation” will draw attention to the importance of Jerusalem in the ...
Dozens of soldiers accompanied a group of extremist Israeli colonists into the courtyards of the Al-Aqsa Mosque, in occupied East Jerusalem, Sunday, and conducted provocative tours, before abducting a guard of the holy site. The Islamic Waqf and Endowment Department in Jerusalem said the soldiers ...

Israeli police detained six Turkish nationals at Al-Aqsa mosque compound in Jerusalem following the Friday sermons. The Israeli security officials confirmed the detention but did not specify a reason behind the move. Eyewitnesses said the detained group was taken to the Bab al-Silsila police station.
01_17_Jerusalem A picture taken on January 10, 2018, shows the Dome of the Rock mosque at the Al-Aqsa mosque compound, in Jerusalem's Old City, following renovation work carried out by the Waqf, a Jordanian-backed body that oversees Muslim religious sites in Jerusalem. Thomas Coex/AFP/Getty.
JERUSALEM (AA): The Israeli authorities are deliberately keeping Jerusalem's iconic Dome of the Rock Mosque in darkness, the Jordan-run Authority for Islamic Endowments (Awqaf) said in a Monday statement. “The Israeli occupation authorities aren't allowing the necessary equipment into the mosque ...
JERUSALEM (AA): The Israeli authorities are deliberately keeping Jerusalem's iconic Dome of the Rock Mosque in darkness, the Jordan-run Authority for Islamic Endowments (Awqaf) said in a Monday statement. “The Israeli occupation authorities aren't allowing the necessary equipment into the mosque ...

CAIRO – 15 January 2018: Egypt's Al-Azhar will hold an international conference in Cairo on Wednesday for backing Jerusalem as the main capital of occupied Palestine, under the ... Publish guidance books to correct the false information and mistaken image about Jerusalem and Al-Aqsa Mosque.
Palestine's Minister of Awqaf and Religious Affairs said Sunday that Israel had committed more than 1,000 violations against mosques and churches in 2017. Speaking at the government press center in Ramallah, Yousef Adeis said Jerusalem's flashpoint Al-Aqsa Mosque compound in particular had been ...
Caliph al-Mustazhir Billa reacted with indifference when the Qadi of Damascus, Abu Saad al Harawi, reported the loss of Jerusalem. Outraged, Harawi tried to rally the believers with a trick: He sat down in Baghdad's great mosque in the middle of Ramadan and ate. A furious crowd soon gathered around ...
[4] He is an active preacher in several mosques in the Raleigh area. His YouTube channel, which posts videos of himself speaking on religious topics, has over 2,000 subscribers,[5] and on his Facebook page he posts similar videos, along with some pro-Palestinian content and, in December 2017, some ...
Footage has emerged revealing a Muslim man being attacked in a mosque in Adelaide, Australia on Friday after an unknown man approached him to discuss religion and Trump's decision to recognize Jerusalem as the capital of Israel. According to the Islamic Society of South Australia president, Ahmad ...
On Jan. 21, many Delawareans who care for peace and justice in the Middle East came together at Masjid (Mosque) Isa Ibn Maryam in Newark, to participate in an International Symposium on the Future of Jerusalem. The symposium was organized by the Delaware Council on Global and Muslim Affairs, ...
It also reported that Israeli forces delivered stop-construction orders for a mosque and a residential room in Hebron-district town of Yatta. ... Union High Representative Federica Mogherini stating that there was no alternative to the two-state solution with Jerusalem as the capital of Israel and Palestine.
Three U.S. imams have called for the death of Jews since December, a trend that has followed President Donald Trump's recognition of Jerusalem as the capital of Israel. In the latest incident, Abdullah Khadra, a Syrian-American imam, announced during a sermon in a Raleigh, North Carolina-area mosque ...
His father, King Salman, the Custodian of the two Holy Mosques, will ... on the third holiest site for Muslims - al-Aqsa Mosque in Jerusalem.
The village, in mainly Jewish west Jerusalem, is on a tentative list of ... stand, along with idle olive presses and the ruins of a village mosque.
Israeli-funded app “destroys” Jerusalem's al-Aqsa mosque ... called for the wholesale destruction of churches and mosques unless Muslims ...

Protecting Jerusalem's holy sites is a responsibility that the State of Israel .... this movement claimed Israel was threatening the al-Aqsa Mosque, ...
Tracing Ottoman roots, Turks tidy up Jerusalem legacy ... clean ancient Ottoman buildings and repair Ottoman-era mosques in the city. ... "As a Muslim community, we need to visit the Al-Aqsa Mosque often, each day that ...
The idea of the demolition is by the mayor of Jerusalem, Nir Barkat. ... buildings using large explosive materials and a mosque in the area will ...
Jews Help Rebuild Florida Mosque Burned In Hate Crime Attack ... card of a senior reporter for the Al Jazeera network based in Jerusalem.
They come mainly to pray at Jerusalem's Al-Aqsa mosque, in a compound that is one of the world's most contested and volatile holy sites.
ISRAELI MPs stoked tensions when they went to Jerusalem's al-Aqsa mosque yesterday after Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu lifted a ban on visits by ...
Israeli legislators enter al-Aqsa Mosque compound ... "We do not want the holy city of Jerusalem, which we have served for four centuries, ...
The soldiers also invaded a home in Hebron city, and a mosque in Yatta nearby town. The WAFA Palestinian News Agency has reported that ...
... what made the al-Aqsa Mosque protests last month a success? ... at the al-Aqsa Mosque compound rocked occupied East Jerusalem, the ...
"When we saw Al-Aqsa mosque, we felt so happy," said 13-year-old Hind ... For most of the children, it was not only their first time in Jerusalem; ...
Jordan, the custodian of the Aqsa shrine in Jerusalem, helped resolved the crisis involving the mosque, set off when Israel placed metal ...
But many things are incontestable, such as the ongoing hostilities between Jews and Palestinians at, of all places, holy places: the Western Wall and the al-Aqsa Mosque in Jerusalem. Trash talking between the Jews and Muslims is common there, and riot ...
More videos of anti-Jewish sermons being delivered in mosques in Canada have come to light, the latest from the Dar Al-Arqam mosque in Montreal and the Al-Hikmah mosque in Toronto. Sheikh Muhammad ... Similar messages have been delivered by Sheikh ...
Nasereddin stressed to Quds Press that the Arabs "can do much for Jerusalem and the Al-Aqsa Mosque through a network of support for the city and its people.
During his 28-year rule, Nur al-Din captured Damascus and laid the foundations for the success of Saladin, who served as his commander in Egypt before founding the Ayyubid dynasty and retaking Jerusalem in 1187. Nur al-Din is also revered by jihadists ...
In a defiant move that comes in response to the Israeli Knesset's preliminary approval of the "Muezzin bill," which seeks to impose limits on the Muslim call to prayer in occupied East Jerusalem, Palestinians in the neighborhood of Issawiya inaugurated ...
Exceptions to zoning guidelines have previously been granted for Christian churches, the original lawsuit claimed. mosque Jerusalem Palestinian workers prepare golden crescent to set it on top of a mosque's minaret in the East Jerusalem neighborhood of ...
During the marathon, Israeli police closed the streets in the middle and south of Jerusalem and deployed hundreds of its staff in East Jerusalem and near the Al-Aqsa Mosque where Israeli flags were raised. In a statement, the Israeli police said that ...
For them, Jerusalem will always be the Palestinian capital, and no number of new skyscrapers will change that. These tensions are relatively new.
As Jerusalem's Jubilee celebration approaches, the Israeli parliament has, for the first time, proposed establishing a government body focused on strengthening the connection between the Jewish State and its holiest site: The Temple Mount.
Israeli police shot and killed a 25-year-old Palestinian near the Lion's Gate entrance to Al-Aqsa Mosque in occupied East Jerusalem's Old City early this morning after he allegedly stabbed two Israeli police officers, who were lightly and moderately ...
The Israeli parliament on Wednesday gave preliminary approval to two controversial measures that would limit calls to prayers from mosques in Israel and occupied east Jerusalem, including one prohibiting the use of loudspeakers at all hours. Ismail ...
Sheikh Muhammad Ahmad Hussein, who is also a preacher at al-Aqsa Mosque, said Muslim calls to prayer will continue to be performed in East Jerusalem al-Quds, stressing that Palestinians will never recognize a bill that targets their religious beliefs ...
Jordan administers the holy al-Aqsa Mosque compound in East Jerusalem al-Quds. The Palestine Liberation Organization (PLO) has also warned the US against the relocation of its diplomatic mission in Israel, saying all American embassies in the Arab ...
In this Monday, Sept. 9, 2013, file photo, the Dome of the Rock Mosque in the Al-Aqsa Mosque compound is seen in Jerusalem's Old City. A rectangular hilltop compound in Jerusalem is ground zero of the Israeli-Palestinian conflict. Known to Muslims as ...
At least two land fissures have been reported in Housh Baydoun of the Silwan neighbourhood," Fakhri Abu Diyab, head of the local committee in defence of occupied Jerusalem, told Gulf News. Abu Diyab predicted major land cracks around Al Aqsa Mosque ...
A Palestinian man crosses Qalandiya checkpoint, a main crossing point between Jerusalem and the West Bank city of Ramallah, as they head to Jerusalem's Al-Aqsa mosque for the first Friday prayer of the holy Muslim month of Ramadan, June 10, 2016.
One of the four minarets and the back of the Al-Aqsa Mosque can be seen atop to the Mount. Robinson's arch can be seen on the Western face.
The verdict also contravenes Geneva conventions and UN resolutions on the Al-Aqsa mosque, the third holiest place for Muslims after Mecca and Medina, the executive said in a statement issued from the Saudi city of Jeddah, permanent seat of the OIC.
The venue was a rooftop of an historic Church, in the Old City of Jerusalem. It was mid-winter, ... Daily prayers were conducted in the Al Aqsa Mosque, the beautiful new Mosque in Abu Ghosh, historic mosques in other cities and by the shores of the ...
The Arab League condemned on Wednesday the ruling of the Israeli-controlled Magistrates' Court that Jerusalem and Al-Aqsa Mosque are Jewish sanctities and sovereignty must be imposed on them, Moheet.com has reported. The organisation called for the ...
Today, the area is under Muslim control and houses the magnificent shrine known as the Dome of the Rock and the al-Aqsa Mosque. Of course these Muslim structures are only the latest in a long line of religious structures that have graced the leveled ...
Hundreds of German police officers raided over 20 properties in Berlin due to suspected links to a mosque that turned into a meeting point for terrorists.


 

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