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Temple mount Sunday re-opened after attack

Temple mount Sunday re-opened after attack

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The temple mount in Jerusalem’s old city on Sunday to re-open, under strict surveillance. That the Israeli prime minister Benjamin Netanyahu Saturday night to let you know.

The holy place under the Dome of the rock and al-Aqsamoskee was Thursday, to the dismay of islamic organizations closed after a deadly shooting. Therefore, two Israeli policemen to life as well as the three Palestinians who opened fire.

According to the newspaper Haaretz are muslims who want to come to pray and tourists Sunday afternoon again gradually admitted. Around the temple mount are security cameras and metal detectors placed. As expected there are also other security measures.

Netanyahu took the decision to reopen after telephone consultation with the safety advisors.

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