Israel to reopen holy site closed after deadly attack

Israel to reopen holy site closed after deadly attackIsrael said on Saturday it will reopen the ultra-sensitive Al-Aqsa mosque compound in Jerusalem’s Old City, whose closure after a deadly attack sparked anger from Muslims and Jordan, the holy site’s custodian. Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu said however that metal detectors would be installed at entrances to the site, while cameras would also be mounted in the area. Netanyahu made the announcement as he was set to leave for a visit to France.



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