At least 42 Palestinians were injured in a raid by Israeli police forces on the Al-Aqsa Mosque compound in occupied East Al-Quds, the Palestinian Red Crescent said, following weeks of violence at the flashpoint site.
Iran’s ambassador to the United Nations (UN) strongly condemned the latest bout of Israeli aggression against the Al-Aqsa Mosque and warned the occupying regime of the consequences of its actions, stressing that the holy Muslim site must be protected under international law.
At least 19 Palestinians were injured in clashes as Israeli settlers stormed the Al-Aqsa Mosque compound in the occupied Old City of Al-Quds under the protection Israeli military forces, in the latest act of provocation against the sacred site.
Marking the 52nd anniversary of the arson attack on the Al-Aqsa Mosque, the presidency of Palestine in a press release called upon the international community to provide protection for the holy sites in occupied Al-Quds.
Palestinian resistance groups urged Israel to avoid any conspiracies against Al-Quds and the city’s Al-Aqsa Mosque compound, saying they stand ready to react at any moment in the face of the occupying regime's acts of aggression and crimes.
Saudi Arabia reopened the doors of Al-Masjid al-Nabawi (The Mosque of the Prophet) in Medina on Sunday as the kingdom continued with its phased plan to ease coronavirus restrictions, reported Arab News.