1,595 settlers, including officials, defiled the Aqsa Mosque last month
In a report on Saturday, Wadi Hilwa center said that the IOA closed the Aqsa Mosque seven times and allowed hundreds of extremist Jewish settlers to defile it. The center noted that head of the Knesset interior committee Miri Regev called for officially dividing the Aqsa Mosque spatially and temporally between Muslims and Jews...According to its report, more than 1,595 Jewish settlers, including senior officials and rabbis, desecrated the Aqsa Mosque under police and military protection during their holidays last month.
The Jewish settlers also performed rituals at the Aqsa Mosque and removed stones from its courtyard during their break-ins. More than 6,000 Jewish settlers have violated the sanctity of the Aqsa Mosque since the beginning of the current year, the report pointed out.