Monday, August 01, 2016

Charges pressed in Temple Mount attack

TEMPLE MOUNT WATCH: Waqf guards to stand trial after attack on Temple Mount. Following violent attack on group of archaeologists on Temple Mount by Waqf guards, police gather enough evidence to bring them to trial; victim: 'It was almost a lynch. They started punching and kicking. We are still shaken up' (Roi Yanovsky, Ynet News). One of the archaeologists has posted an eyewitness account of the incident, with photographs: Violence on the Temple Mount. HT Joseph Lauer for both links.

Meanwhile, from the mainstream media, crickets chirping: The BBC Ignores Another Story on the Temple Mount (Hadar Sela, The Algemeiner).

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