Amid Jerusalem unrest, Temple Mount said closed to Jewish visitors

The Temple Mount will be closed to Jewish visitors until further notice, amid unrest in the capital, Army Radio reports.

The reported move comes as Muslims celebrate the month-long Ramadan holiday.

Palestinians have clashed with Israeli security forces in recent weeks around the Old City.

A Palestinian woman raises her arms in prayer as she takes part in the first Friday prayers of the Muslim fasting month of Ramadan, outside the Dome of the Rock on the Temple Mount in Jerusalem’s Old City, on April 16, 2021. (Ahmad GHARABLI / AFP/File)
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