Clashes get away at Jerusalem holy web site

Clashes between Israeli police and Palestinian worshippers broke out at Al Aqsa mosque compound, the holy web site additionally identified to Jews as Temple Mount.

It comes as 1000’s of Israelis have taken half of their annual “March of Flags” in Jerusalem, marking 52 years since Israel took management of the entire metropolis. It included Jewish nationalists marching by the Muslim quarter of the Previous Metropolis, and this yr coincided with the ultimate days of the Muslim holy month of Ramadan.

Israel captured East Jerusalem in 1967, later annexing it in a transfer not internationally recognised.

The BBC’s Center East correspondent Tom Bateman stories.

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