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The Jerusalem Center for Public Affairs
Jordan renews request to build a fifth minaret on the Temple Mount
Israel is not likely to accede to this request, which was made against the backdrop of the “land lease agreement crisis.”
Don’t use Temple Mount to placate Jordan
Back in 1967, Israel made too big a concession on the Temple Mount when it agreed to prohibit Jews from praying there.
Reinforce both the wall and our sovereignty
Israel is the sovereign entity in Jerusalem and on the Temple Mount—not the waqf and not Jordan.
Abbas adviser: Israeli Knesset members on Temple Mount equals ‘Zionist ISIS-ism’
Palestinian Authority official says that the presence of Jewish Knesset Members on the Temple Mount “defiles” the Islamic holy sites.
Netanyahu allows cabinet ministers to again visit the Temple Mount
Lawmakers were banned from the holy site after the outbreak of the 2015 wave of terrorism • Last year, the Israeli prime minister acted on police recommendation to allow MK visits, with restrictions • Arab MK Hanin Zoabi: Non-Muslims have no reason to be on the mount.
Rare Jewish coins found in Temple Mount excavation
The sifting project, which has operated since 2004 in the Emek Tzurim National Park, aims to salvage religious and historical artifacts from the rubble, as well as to educate the public about the veracity of Jewish history on the Mount.
‘Jerusalem Day’ fight breaks out on Temple Mount
Some eyewitnesses stated that Arabs lashed out in rage against Jews who began singing at the site, while others indicate that Muslims attacked when three young Israelis began waving an Israeli flag.
‘Am Yisrael Chai’ permissible on Temple Mount, according to Jerusalem court
Attorney and activist Itamar Ben Gvir called his court victory “a gift to the Jewish people on the eve of Israel’s 70th Independence Day.”
Jordan blasts Israel for letting Jews pray at Temple Mount
In expressing its grievances, Jordan said that “Israel is violating the status quo in the area and is carrying out extreme provocations that harm relations between our two countries.”
Al-Aqsa imam: Pesach offering near Temple Mount ‘provokes the faithful’
Arabs in eastern Jerusalem will riot and hold demonstrations on Friday, according to the leader of the mosque on the Temple Mount.
Rare trove of coins dating to Jewish revolt unearthed in Jerusalem
“A discovery like this—ancient coins bearing the words “Freedom” and “Redemption” found right before the Jewish Festival of Freedom, Passover begins—is incredibly moving,” according to Eilat Mazar of the Institute of Archaeology of the Hebrew University of Jerusalem.
Three Israeli Arab men indicted for plotting Temple Mount terror attack
According to the Shin Bet, the Arab cell planned to carry out a shooting attack on the Temple Mount similar to the attack on July 14, which killed two Israeli police officers.
Holding out an olive branch? U.S. lawmakers speak out after being detained on Temple Mount
“We should be able to pray and reflect on the history and culture, but you’re not allowed to do that as Jews and non-Muslims [on the Temple Mount]," said Rep. David B. McKinley (R-W.Va.).