Thousands expected at Western Wall for prayers

October 12, 2014 09:27

Israel Police is expecting tens of thousands of Israelis to arrive at the Western Wall on Sunday for the traditional holiday prayers.

As part of security measures, Temple Mount will be closed to visitors throughout the entire day. Police and Border Police officers are spread out across the capital, in crowded areas and around the Old City.Major streets surrounding the Old City were closed off to traffic.

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