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Al-Aqsa mosque prayers

Jerusalem (AFP) — Palestinians poured into Jerusalem from the occupied West Bank on Tuesday for a night of prayer at the Al-Aqsa mosque compound, in a rare opportunity for many of them to visit the Muslim holy site, the third-holiest in Islam. Police said that by early evening “tens of thousands” had arrived to mark …


Jerusalem (AFP) — Palestinians poured into Jerusalem from the occupied West Bank on Tuesday for a night of prayer at the Al-Aqsa mosque compound, in a rare opportunity for many of them to visit the Muslim holy site, the third-holiest in Islam. Police said that by early evening “tens of thousands” had arrived to mark Laylat al-Qadr, or Night of Destiny, when Muslims believe the first verses of the Koran were revealed to the Prophet Muhammad. Mosque officials said they expected a total of 300,000 worshippers although it was not known how many would be from the West Bank, Israeli-annexed east Jerusalem or from Israel’s Arab minority. West Bankers are usually only allowed into the city with special permits but on Tuesday, police spokeswoman Luba Samri said, men over the age of 40 or under 12 and all women were being allowed through the checkpoints around Jerusalem.

 

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  • SHAKEEL

    Allah says in quran [do not make sects in islam,those who do are not with me],tell all in makkah summit to unite , shia or suni, iran or saudi, ALL ARE MUSLIMS, my genuine request to all at the summit, ALL MUSLIMS NEED TO UNITE against satanic forces around them as also warned in the QURAN. or ALLAH will choose between you and the wrong doers, i dont want any muslim to go to the hell fire, these are the END TIMES AND A FINE LINE DIVIDES BETWEEN RIGHT AND WRONG so all brothers beware as many will fault in these testing times.

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