Wednesday, March 13, 2019 | Tag Cloud
, Mahmoud Abbas
, Palestinian Authority
, Temple Mount
, Worthy News
(Worthy News) - Police sealed off the Temple Mount holy site in Jerusalem on Tuesday after a firebomb was thrown at officers, leading to several arrests and low-level clashes.
The incident came amid already high tensions at the site and threatened to set the region alight as Palestinian Authority President Mahmoud Abbas warned of “serious repercussions.”
One officer was treated for mild smoke inhalation after the firebomb attack on a police post situated on the edge of the sensitive holy site, according to police. [ Source: Times of Israel (Read More...) ]
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