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Muslim worshippers on Temple Mount as police barred Jewish entrance on Tisha Be'av

Israeli watchdog accuses PA of plotting Temple Mount violence

Tisha Be’Av this year coincided with the Muslim holiday of Eid al-Adha, Festival of Sacrifice.

Orthodox Jews on the Temple Mount

Palestinian leaders express outrage at Jewish calls to visit Temple Mount

The Grand Mufti of Jerusalem Sheikh Muhammad Hussein demanded that the site be protected and held the Israeli government responsible for any escalation.

08/08/2019
Israeli security forces stand at the compound known to Muslims as Noble Sanctuary and to Jews as Tem

Israel Police arrest 2 Palestinians on Temple Mount amid clashes

On Wednesday evening, clashes broke out between Palestinian youth and Jews near the Chain Gate entrance to the Temple Mount.

08/08/2019
Fireworks illustrative

Police confiscate dozens of illegal fireworks ahead of Muslim festival

The suspect, a man in his 30's, was not present at the search and has been summoned for questioning.

Chicken

Don't count your chickens: Israel to experience poultry shortage

As Muslim workers are to be absent on Eid al-Adha, several slaughterhouses are to be shut down

By LEON SVERDLOV
05/08/2019
A man purported to be the reclusive leader of the militant Islamic State Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi has ma

ISIS chief, in rare speech, urges followers to continue fighting

In the 55-minute statement, Baghdadi congratulated what he described as the "striking lions" behind recent attacks in Canada and Europe and called on followers to continue carrying out attacks.

By REUTERS
23/08/2018
Muslim pilgrims circle the Kaaba and pray at the Grand mosque ahead of annual Hajj pilgrimage in  Me

The Changing Faces of Eid Al-Adha

The ‘Feast of Sacrifice’ is celebrated by Muslims around the world with slowly evolving culinary and ritual traditions

By JINITZAIL HERNANDEZ/THE MEDIA LINE
21/08/2018

Erdogan invokes patriotism, Islam as lira remains under pressure

"The attack on our economy has absolutely no difference from attacks on our call to prayer and our flag. The goal is the same."

By REUTERS
20/08/2018

Shots fired at U.S. embassy in Turkish capital, no casualties

The early morning attack coincided with a deepening row between the two countries over the trial of a US pastor in Turkey.

By REUTERS
20/08/2018
Kaaba in Mecca

WATCH: Islamic world prepares for Eid al-Adha

All over the Islamic world people are making preparations for Eid al-Adha, the festival of sacrifice.

19/08/2018
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