The Western Wall Rabbi's office issued a response to an order from Jerusalem's municipal engineer earlier Thursday, ordering the immediate closure of the Mughrabi Bridge connecting the Western Wall Plaza and the Temple Mount.
The office of Rabbi Shmuel Rabinovich's office said it is studying the municipal engineer's order and its significance. The statement added that "any decision will be taken with the safety of bridge pedestrians and worshipers at the Kotel in mind."
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