Over 90 Israeli settlers break into Al-Aqsa Mosque, provoke worshipers
Occupied Jerusalem – Dozens Israeli settlers have broken into the courtyards of the Al-Aqsa Mosque in the occupied Jerusalem earlier on Thursday.
Under the occupation forces protection, over 90 Israeli settlers have broken into the courtyards of Al-Aqsa Mosque during the morning break-in session.
The settlers’ storming of the mosque is continuing till these moments.
The settlers have entered through the Al-Mughrabi Gate, and till now, they are provoking the Palestinian worshipers in the mosque courtyards by performing Talmudic prayers and having interviews.
Among the intruders is a former Israeli member of the Knesset, Moshe Feiglin, who also has an interview at the courtyards of the holy site.
Israeli forces always attack and assault Palestinian worhipers at the courtyards of the Mosque with sound grenades, rubber bullets and pepper gas.
The forces also station at the gates of the mosque and detain dozens of Palestinian young men and boys, after assaulting them.
Israeli occupation authorities allow settler incursions to the mosque since 2003, despite repeated objections and warnings by the Palestinian religious authorities as the visits provoke worshippers of the mosque.
Al-Aqsa Mosque is the third holiest site in Islam which located in occupied Jerusalem.