dome of the rock

Palestinians walk past the Dome of Rock at the Al-Aqsa Mosque compound in Jerusalem's Old City, on J
Muslims protest against kippah-clad policeman at Temple Mount

The protesters barricaded themselves inside the Dome of the Rock after a large police force was rushed to the area, witnesses said.

Orthodox Jews on the Temple Mount
Palestinians: Jewish tours of Temple Mount are part of religious war by Israel

In recent years, the PA has been regularly condemning visits by Jewish groups and individuals to the Temple Mount, claiming they were “storming the Aqsa Mosque.”

Mount of Olives
Police detain 5 Shabab al-Aksa activists on Temple Mount

Special security measures in place for Yom Kippur.

Church of Mary Magdalene
Times of peace

Jordan’s National Gallery of Fine Arts exhibits antique photos of Jerusalem and the Levant.

Mount of Olives
Ongoing tensions over Temple Mount stoked by Jordanian-funded carpet

Renovation renews concerns among archeologists, religious groups of Muslim indifference and destruction of Jewish antiquities at contested holy site.

Tzipi Hotovely
Jewish visits to Temple Mount increase by 92% since 2009

The trend is driven by several activist groups who encourage Jewish Israelis and tourists to visit the Temple Mount, saying they wish to re-assert the Jewish connection to the site.

The A.R.K. Report
Were the Temples built on the summit of Mount Moriah?

It is an historical fact that the Roman Emperor Hadrian built a Temple for Jupiter on the Temple Mount in 137 CE, most likely directly underneath where the Dome is today.

al-Aksa mosque
Arson in broad daylight: Part Two

Jerusalem, 1969 – Denis Michael Rohan, an Australian volunteering on a kibbutz outside Jerusalem, has become unequivocally convinced of his mission to destroy al-Aksa mosque.

We want the Temple Mount'

Changing perceptions lead more Jews to demand complete control over Judaism's holiest site.

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