Al Aqsa – what’s all the fuss about?

This is a really good piece which explains the issue around the Al Aqsa Mosque and the current situation there very well. It is certainly worth reading.

EAPPI UK & Ireland Blogs

By EA Kate, Jerusalem.

The Haram Al Sharif/Temple Mount 37 acre compound is in the heart of the Old City of Jerusalem. The compound contains the Al-Qibali Mosque, the Dome of the Rock shrine and the Al-Aqsa mosque, the third holiest site in Islam where thousands of Muslims worship every day. There are also three schools – a kindergarten, and Al-Aqsa boys and girls schools with over 500 enrolled pupils.

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I'm interested in politics and rational political debate which isn't afraid of the facts or the complexities and contradictions inherent in most important issues.
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