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Internal Security: June 21, 2012

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Police officers notified Rabbi Israel Ariel that he is permanently banned from going to the Temple Mount.  The officers did not provide a reason for the ban.

(Hebrew - Srugim)

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June 21st, 2012 at 11:58 pm

Closed Society: May 23, 2012

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Rabbi Shmuel Eliyahu, Safed’s Chief Rabbi, wrote in an article which appeared in the “Maayanei Yeshua” pamphlet, that he dreams of a kingdom “which says with full force that it desires a temple…even if it means erasing the mosques from atop this holy mountain”.

(Hebrew - Kipa)

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May 23rd, 2012 at 11:43 pm

Political: March 30, 2012‎

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MK Aryeh Eldad (National Union) published an article calling for the demolition of the Temple Mount mosque, in order to construct the Jewish temple.

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March 30th, 2012 at 4:05 pm

Closed Society: February 12, 2012

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Posters calling to enter Temple Mount alongside Moshe Feiglin and “clear it from land-thieving enemies of Israel” were posted in Jerusalem. It should be noted that Feiglin has denied any involvement with the aforementioned posters.

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February 12th, 2012 at 12:12 am

Police: 1 July, 2011

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An officer’s testimony to the Jerusalem Magistrate Court reveled that officers of the Jerusalem Police had given false information to the Supreme Court and the Knesset regarding the separate regulations for secular and religious Jews entering Temple Mount.

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July 1st, 2011 at 11:04 am

Diplomacy: 24 January, 2011

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The Antiquities Authority conducted a series of clandestine excavations near the Temple Mount. Prominent persons in Israel’s Islamic community, led by Sheikh Ra’ed Salah, had accused Israel of conducting these excavations, which could endanger the mosques in the Haram Al Sharif, but the authorities involved denied conducting excavations at the site.

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January 24th, 2011 at 3:01 am