Dozens of extremist settlers storm al-Aqsa compound

Ramallah, Over 130 extremist Israeli settlers on Sunday stormed the al-Aqsa Mosque/ Haram al-Sharif compound in occupied Jerusalem.

In a statement to Petra’s reporter in Ramallah, General Director of the Islamic Awqaf and al-Aqsa Affairs, Sheikh Azzam al-Khatib, said the raids were carried out from the al-Magharebah Gate under the heavy protection of the Israeli police.

He said 86 settlers, 20 government employees, and 32 students broke into the mosque’s courtyard, performing Talmudic rituals.

Source: Jordan News Agency