Jordan: The Temple Mount belongs to Muslims only
Israel National News reports: “The Jordanian Foreign Ministry on Monday sent an official protest memorandum to Israel demanding that it stop what it defined as ‘the provocations in the Al-Aqsa Mosque’ and respect the historical and legal status quo and authority of the Waqf.
The ministry condemned Israel for permitting ‘extremists to enter the mosque under Israeli security for the last ten days of Ramadan.’
Dhaifallah Al-Fayez, spokesman for the Jordanian Foreign Ministry, called Israel’s actions in Jerusalem ‘a blatant violation of the historical and legal status quo, international law and the obligations of Israel, the occupying power, in East Jerusalem and the sanctity of the Al-Aqsa Mosque and the sanctity of Ramadan.’
Al-Fayez emphasized that the Al-Aqsa Mosque and its entire area of 144 dunams is a place of worship for Muslims only, and that the Jordanian Waqf has the sole authority to manage all the affairs of the mosque and regulate entry in accordance with international law and the historical and legal situation…”View Original Article