If you go here, you can see a video of Dr. Mahmoud al-Habbash, Minister of Islamic Waqf at the Palestinian Authority, being kicked off the Temple Mount by Islamists.
And you go here, you can see a new mosque in the Temple Mount precincts:
Radical Islamist forces control the Temple Mount.
And there is no status quo there either, no matter what the police claim.
Combined with Jordanian interference, wicked Waqf witches and other elements, Israel officialdom is making a big mistake in presuming it can isolate the Temple Mount from alteration and/or save it for King Abdallah to keep him close.