Israeli Army Intercepts Rocket From Gaza Amid Jerusalem Tensions

The Israeli military reportedly intercepted a rocket fired from Gaza on Monday, the first potential escalation in months as tensions continue regarding Israeli police actions at the Al-Aqsa Mosque compound in Jerusalem. “The sirens sounded in the area surrounding the Gaza Strip,” the Israeli army said, referring to a Palestinian enclave controlled by the Hamas … Read more

Israeli Army Intercepts Rocket From Gaza Amid Jerusalem Tensions

The Israeli military reportedly intercepted a rocket fired from Gaza on Monday, the first potential escalation in months as tensions continue regarding Israeli police actions at the Al-Aqsa Mosque compound in Jerusalem. “The sirens sounded in the area surrounding the Gaza Strip,” the Israeli army said, referring to a Palestinian enclave controlled by the Hamas … Read more

Israeli settlers storm Al-Aqsa in East Jerusalem as tensions rise

Hundreds of Jewish settlers stormed the Al-Aqsa Mosque compound in occupied East Jerusalem, a Palestinian news agency reported on Monday. Nearly 560 settlers stormed the hotspot site under heavy police protection, the Islamic Endowment Department that oversees the mosque compound said in a statement. The settlers toured the complex for about three and a half … Read more

Erdoğan and UN chief Guterres discuss war with Russia and tensions in Jerusalem

President Recep Tayyip Erdoğan discussed the tensions in Jerusalem and the ongoing war between Russia and Ukraine in a phone conversation with the United Nations chief on Sunday. “We had a phone conversation with the UN Secretary General, Mr. Antonio Guterres. In our conversation, we discussed regional developments, especially the incident in Jerusalem and the … Read more

Erdogan talks about the Russian war and Jerusalem tensions with Guterres

President Recep Tayyip Erdoğan discussed the tensions in Jerusalem and the ongoing war between Russia and Ukraine in a phone conversation with the United Nations chief on Sunday. “We had a phone conversation with the UN Secretary General, Mr. Antonio Guterres. In our conversation, we discussed regional developments, especially the incident in Jerusalem and the … Read more

Settlers storm Al-Aqsa as Israel restricts entry to Palestinians

Hundreds of Jewish settlers stormed the Al-Aqsa mosque compound in occupied East Jerusalem on Sunday as Israeli police restricted Palestinian worshipers from entering the hotspot site. According to the daily Haaretz, 728 settlers broke into the compound under heavy protection from the Israeli police. The settler incursion came as Israeli police restricted worshipers from entering … Read more

Morocco condemns Israel’s incursion into Al-Aqsa despite détente

Morocco on Saturday issued a condemnation of Israel’s actions against Palestinian worshipers at Jerusalem’s Al-Aqsa Mosque in the midst of the holy month of Ramadan, despite the reestablishment of diplomatic relations between the two countries in 2020. The kingdom expresses its “firm condemnation of the Israeli occupation forces’ incursion into the Al-Aqsa mosque, the closing … Read more