Police Protecting Settlers Storm Al-Aqsa Mosque, Arrest Two

JERUSALEM, May 14, 2014 (WAFA) – Israeli special police along with settlers Wednesday stormed the yards of al-Aqsa Mosque in Jerusalem, as well as arrested two brothers for trying to prevent settlers from roaming in its yards to perform their Talmudic and religious rituals, according to local and media sources.

WAFA correspondent said more than 90 policemen and 40 settlers stormed the mosque to perform rituals, provoking worshipers who chanted religious slogans in protest of the entrance of the settlers to the holy site.

Police imposed tight security at the gates to the mosque and arrested two brothers in the aftermath. They were led to an interrogation outpost in the city.

 

Source: WAFA