Temple Mount, this Sunday

Police brace for Temple Mount violence

Bracing for possible violence, Jerusalem police will be on the highest state of alert Sunday on the Temple Mount, barring both a group of Jewish ultra-nationalists and Arab men from entering the bitterly contested holy site due to fear that an altercation between the two sides at the compound will send the country spiraling into violence.

Hizbullah leader warns against Temple Mount attack

Hizbullah leader Sheikh Hassan Nasrallah on Friday released a warning message that if extremist Jews target al-Aqsa Mosque on the Temple Mount, the retaliatory action would be painful.