Police deployed stun grenades in a successful effort to restore calm in Jerusalem's Muslim Quarter on Friday after rock-throwing erupted there, spilling over from the Temple Mount.
The incident came after five
policemen were lightly wounded in their attempt to restore order on the
Temple Mount when Arab youths emerging from Friday prayers started
hurling rocks down onto those worshiping at the Western Wall.
Having restored calm with the use of stun grenades, police left the
Temple Mount compound in cooperation with the waqf to allow older
worshipers to leave