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Why Is Israel Restricting Access To The Temple Mount?

January 10, 2017

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The Temple Mount holds religious significance for Christian, Muslim and Jewish people. So why does Israel restrict access to the site?

Learn More:
Reuters: UNESCO Condemns Israel for Limits on Al-Aqsa Mosque Access
http://www.reuters.com/article/us-israel-palestinians-unesco-idUSKCN0SF1RI20151021

The Economist: The Trouble at Temple Mount
http://www.economist.com/blogs/economist-explains/2014/11/economist-explains-13

The Washington Post: Israel Blocks Jerusalem Holy Site Amid Rising Tensions After Activist Shot
https://www.washingtonpost.com/world/middle_east/israel-blocks-jersusalem-holy-site-amid-rising-tensions-after-activist-shot/2014/10/30/a86dbe1a-6020-11e4-91f7-5d89b5e8c251_story.html

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