Articles in "Waqf"

Jordan Pushing to Increase Its People on Temple Mount

In light of the announcement by the Minister of Internal Security, Omar Bar-Lev, that he does not oppose the appointment of 50 more guards ...

‘Considerations of Sovereignty’: PM Bennett Denies Reports Israel Agreed to Waqf Demands on Temple Mount

Israel has not agreed to expand the Jordanian Waqf's staff on the Temple Mount and "all decisions on the Temple Mount will be made by the ...

Israel-Jordan Conference Expected on Attempts by Arabs to Change Temple Mount Status Quo

Israeli and Jordanian officials are expected to soon hold a special conference to discuss the recent clashes on the temple mount in ...

Jews Assaulted on Temple Mount After Singing Hatikvah

A group of Jews who visited the Temple Mount on Tuesday was assaulted by the police and the Waqf after singing Israel's national ...

Waqf Member Assaults Israeli Policeman Who Wished Him a Good Morning

The Jerusalem District Attorney's Office filed on Tuesday an indictment against Waqf member Louis Abu Saad, 29, a resident of the Shuafat ...

Court Back Pedals on Approving Jewish Prayer on Temple Mount

The Jerusalem District Court accepted on Friday the state's appeal on the decision by the Magistrate’s Court to allow "silent prayers" ...

In Defiance of Israeli Court Ruling, Senior Muslim Cleric Calls for ‘Defense’ of Temple Mount

Sheikh Akrameh Tsabari, head of the Supreme Muslim Council and one of the most important Muslim clerics in Jerusalem, declared that the ...

Jordan Re-Opening Mosque in Heart of Jewish Quarter, Right on Top of the Hurva Synagogue

Jordan is in the final stages of renovating the Sidna Omar mosque in the heart of the Jewish Quarter in the Old City of Jerusalem and plans ...

Israeli Minister Calls to Enable Jewish Prayer on Temple Mount   

Israeli Minister of Public Security Gilad Erdan on Tuesday called for a change on the Temple Mount that would enable Jewish prayer at the ...

Senior Waqf Officials Deny Agreeing with Israel on New Temple Mount Arrangement

There is no agreement between Israel and Jordan and the Waqf on the status of the Bab al-Rahma area on the Temple Mount, and the Waqf has ...