Report: Temple Mount closed to visitors amid fears of rioting

By JPOST.COM STAFF
September 24, 2013 11:16

The Temple Mount was closed to visitors on Tuesday as a result of intelligence reports suggesting that rioters planned to cause disturbances at the site, Army Radio reported.

Thousands of Jewish worshipers have visited the Temple Mount over the holidays and the decision to close the site to visitors at this time was unusual, according to the report.



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