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Foundation: Israeli forces enter Al-Aqsa compound

March 22, 2011 2:57 P.M. (Updated: March 23, 2011 2:45 P.M.)
BETHLEHEM (Ma’an) – Israeli forces raided the Al-Aqsa Mosque compound Tuesday morning and detained five worshipers, a statement by the Al-Aqsa Foundation for Waqf and Heritage said.

The statement said “25 extremist settlers toured and desecrated the Al-Haram Ash-Sharif compound.”

After that forces raided the compound at 8:30 a.m. and detained Muhammad Mansour from Majd Al-Kroum, Ali Hani Zeidan from Kafr Manda, and Obada Nathim, Bilal Jabarin and Ahmad Sharif from Umm Al-Fahm, the group said, quoting eyewitnesses.

All the detainees were students learning Islamic teachings.

The statement said Mansour was released later, while the other four remained in custody.

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