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Players answer trivia about the holy site in order to capture the keys to Al-Aqsa from Israeli police.

Sheikh Raed Salah is being held in solitary confinement by Israel and denied family visits.

Jordan slams Israeli 'assaults' on Jerusalem's Al-Aqsa compound

The New Arab Staff

Jordan slams Israeli 'assaults' on Jerusalem's Al-Aqsa compound

Jordan's foreign ministry has called on Israeli authorities to stop protecting groups of hard-line settlers who regularly attempt to storm the Muslim holy compound.

Billionaire right-winger Adelson buried in Jerusalem

The New Arab Staff & Agencies

Billionaire right-winger Adelson buried in Jerusalem

Billionaire Republican donor Sheldon Adelson was buried in Jerusalem.

Israeli newspaper hints at joint Netanyahu-MbZ prayer at Al-Aqsa

The New Arab Staff

Israeli newspaper hints at joint Netanyahu-MbZ prayer at Al-Aqsa

An Israeli columnist has hinted that a UAE official, possibly Crown Prince Mohammed bin Zayed himself, will pray alongside PM Netanyahu at ...

The New Arab Staff

UAE deal allows Jewish prayers at Al-Aqsa compound: report

A clause of the UAE-Israel agreement changes the sensitive status of Al-Aqsa compound and may have 'people of all faiths' praying there.

The New Arab Staff

Israeli court upholds conviction of Palestinian cleric Raed Salah

On Thursday, he made his first public appearance in three years as he addressed reporters gathered outside Haifa District Court, following his ...

The New Arab Staff

Al-Aqsa 'under threat' by Israel, Jerusalem's grand mufti warns

Jerusalem's Grand Mufti Ekrima Sa'id Sabri said Israel is becoming increasingly violent towards Muslim worshippers at Al-Aqsa Mosque.

The New Arab Staff

Right-wing rabbi allegedly assaulted visiting slain Palestinian's grieving family

A right-wing Israeli rabbi was allegedly assaulted by a group of Palestinians after he visited the grieving family of an autistic Palestinian ...

Palestinians in Jerusalem angered as Israeli settlers storm Al-Aqsa

The New Arab

Palestinians in Jerusalem angered as Israeli settlers storm Al-Aqsa

As the Al-Aqsa Mosque re-opened its doors to Palestinian worshippers, Israeli settlers stormed the courtyards of the mosque and held Jewish ...

The New Arab & agencies

Al-Aqsa mosque in Jerusalem reopens after two months

The Al-Aqsa mosque compound in Jerusalem reopened after being closed for over two months due to the novel coronavirus pandemic.

Turkey says 'won't allow' Israel to annex West Bank

The New Arab

Turkey says 'won't allow' Israel to annex West Bank

'We will not allow the Palestinian lands to be offered to anyone else' said the Turkish leader in an Eid address focused on Israel's planned ...

Jerusalem's Al-Aqsa mosque to reopen after Eid holiday

The New Arab & agencies

Jerusalem's Al-Aqsa mosque to reopen after Eid holiday

Al-Aqsa mosque in Jerusalem will reopen to worshippers after the Eid holiday

Al-Aqsa mosque compound shuts down over coronavirus fears

The New Arab & agencies

Al-Aqsa mosque compound shuts down over coronavirus fears

The Al-Aqsa mosque compound in Jerusalem will be entirely closed to the public from Monday, the authority that administers Muslim holy sites in ...

Israel to form 'anti-Palestinian resistance force' in occupied territories

The New Arab

Israel to form 'anti-Palestinian resistance force' in occupied territories

The new agency will be made up of various state institutions, including the police and army, and will be charged with clamping down on ...

The New Arab & agencies

Israel sentences cleric Raed Salah to 28 months

Israel has sentenced Palestinian cleric Raed Salah to 28 months in prison for allegedly 'inciting violence'.

The New Arab

Israeli forces shoot, kill Palestinian teenager in West Bank

Israeli forces shot dead a Palestinian during clashes in the occupied West Bank on Friday, the Palestinian health ministry said, amid a deadly ...

The New Arab

Did Trump call Islam's third-holiest site the 'Al-Aqua mosque'?

The combination of mosque and water park is Trump's latest gaffe.

The New Arab

Imam joins Al-Aqsa Friday prayers despite Israeli ban

Former Grand Mufti of Jerusalem, Sheikh Ekram Sabri, was banned from al-Aqsa mosque for a week over a Friday sermon in which he criticised the ...

Nearly 30,000 settlers stormed Jerusalem's Al-Aqsa in 2019

The New Arab

Nearly 30,000 settlers stormed Jerusalem's Al-Aqsa in 2019

Jerusalem's Islamic endowment organisation said nearly 30,000 Israeli settlers invaded al-Aqsa Mosque.

The New Arab

Israeli soldier bites Palestinian security guard at Al-Aqsa Mosque

Mohanad Idris was spat at, choked and bit by an Israeli soldier at the Al-Aqsa compound. But now Israeli police are saying he instigated the ...

Israeli forces attack Palestinian women defending Jerusalem's Al-Aqsa Mosque

The New Arab

Israeli forces attack Palestinian women defending Jerusalem's Al-Aqsa Mosque

Israeli security forces have attacked Palestinian women at the Al-Aqsa Mosque in Jerusalem as over a hundred settlers stormed the Muslim holy ...

Activism focused cafe defies growing left-wing oppression in Jerusalem

Charlie Faulkner

Activism focused cafe defies growing left-wing oppression in Jerusalem

Feature: Imbala was opened at the beginning of last year by a handful of activists with the aim of creating a communal space for co-resistance ...

Israel launches West Bank crackdown after teenager killed

The New Arab & agencies

Israel launches West Bank crackdown after teenager killed

Israeli forces used drones and stopped Palestinian motorists near the settlement of Dolev, where an explosion killed an Israeli teenager on ...

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