Israeli forces close Ibrahimi Mosque with metal detectors

The Israeli occupation forces on Monday closed all the entrances and compounds of the Ibrahimi Mosque in the West Bank city of Hebron with electronic gates controlled by security cameras.

Muslim worshippers are only allowed to enter their holy shrine through these gates .

“On daily basis, Israeli authorities ban the “Adhan ” the Muslim call to prayer ” at the Ibrahimi Mosque, a statement by the mosque’s director ,Hafzi Abu Sneneh, said .

The Palestinian Ministry of f Awqaf and Religious Affairs informed the UNESCO and human rights organizations of all Israeli violations and attacks against the Ibrahimi Mosque, worshipers as well as visitors of the holy shrine, he added.

Source: Jordan News Agency