Israeli occupation forces today shut down gates leading to Al-Aqsa Mosque compound in Jerusalem’s Old City after detaining two youths, said witnesses.
Israeli occupation forces arrested 2 Palestinian young men in the courtyards of Al Aqsa mosque compound pic.twitter.com/PeHwcB9mPC
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Israeli occupation forces assaulted the two youths and took them away after which they forced Muslim worshippers to leave the third holiest site in Islam.
No immediate reason was given for the assault and detention of the youths.