al-Aqsa

Muslim Palestinians take part in Friday noon prayers blocked by Israeli police in East Jerusalem neighborhood of Ras al-Amud, on February 28, 2014. Clashes broke out following Friday noon prayer three days after police clashed with stone-throwing Palestinians at the al-Aqsa mosque compound, hours ahead of a debate in the Israeli parliament on Jews' right to pray at the compound, which is currently denied. The flashpoint compound sits above the Western Wall plaza and houses the Dome of the Rock and the Al-Aqsa mosque, and is Islam's third-holiest site.  AFP PHOTO / AHMAD GHARABLIAHMAD GHARABLI/AFP/Getty Images

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Muslim Palestinians take part in Friday noon prayers blocked by Israeli police in the East Jerusalem neighbourhood of Ras al-Amud. Clashes broke out after police confronted stone-throwing Palestinians at the al-Aqsa mosque compound