Posts Tagged ‘Al-Aqsa Mosque’

UN deplores Israeli killing of Palestinian civilians around Al-Aqsa Mosque in Jerusalem

  • 22 July 2017 - 10:42
UN deplores Israeli killing of Palestinian civilians around Al-Aqsa Mosque in Jerusalem

The United Nations Secretary-General Antonio Guterres said he "deeply deplores" the killings of three Palestinians - one of whom was shot by a settler - as anger boiled over increased Israeli restrictions at Jerusalem's al-Aqsa compound. Guterres condemned the killings and called for an...

Three Palestinians killed, others injured in Israeli crackdown at Al-Aqsa Mosque

  • 22 July 2017 - 10:38
Three Palestinians killed, others injured in Israeli crackdown at Al-Aqsa Mosque

At least three Palestinians have been killed, according to local media, and hundreds more injured amid mass protests over new Israeli security measures at the al-Aqsa Mosque compound. In the first incident, an Israeli settler killed an 18-year-old Palestinian man in the Ras al-Amud neighbourhood...