Bentzi Gopstein and two colleagues from the group Lehava were arrested after calling out the start of a Hebrew prayer on the Temple Mount.
The 18-year-old Hebron resident was barred from Jerusalem's Old City for two weeks after police say she and a minor tried to enter the compound through the Muslim Quarter.
What’s frustrating is that so many young, idealistic Jews are taking up issues that aren’t theirs.
Egyptian Foreign Ministry joins Jordan in protesting Israeli policy about the Muslim holy site, a day after seven Jews were arrested for violating visitation rules during Tisha B'Av fast.
King Abdullah vows to maintain status quo at the holy compound, criticizes Israeli policies in Jerusalem.
Ancient frescoes also found in two discoveries that undermine claims of devastation following Jews' Great Revolt against Romans.
Now that the settlement enterprise has lost some of its initial luster the zealots of Jewish national rebirth have found an absurd new focus.
MK Yehuda Glick arrived at the Temple Mount but, as legislators are blocked from ascending to the mount itself, was not allowed to enter the complex.
Yehudah Glick abstained from voting to ban non-Orthodox converts from state-funded ritual baths and has no problem with women wearing prayer shawls. Maybe it’s his Brooklyn background.
Recent clashes after arrests of employees of the Islamic trust which controls the site, and visits there by Israelis, could escalate in advance of solemn fast day.