Clashes continue on Jerusalem's Temple Mount

For the third day in a row, Israeli forces have clashed with Palestinian protesters at Temple Mount  in Jerusalem, leaving many injured after violent confrontations.

Dome of the Rock on Temple Mount, Jerusalem.

Dome of the Rock on Temple Mount, Jerusalem. Image by Chad Rosenthal / CC BY 2.0

Tensions have been running high over access to Al Aqsa Mosque, which is close to Dome of the Rock. The site is particularly sacred to Jews, Muslims and Christians. The clashes come as Rosh Hashanah, the Jewish New Year, is being celebrated in Israel, meaning many visitors and tourists are in the city. Read more: alarabiya.net 

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