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Israel Arrests 17 Far-right Jews Allegedly Attempting to Sacrifice Goats on Temple Mount for Passover
Fanatic group that seeks to dislodge Muslim presence from Jerusalem holy site attempted to carry out ancient Passover tradition
Prominent activist criticizes Israel for preventing the observation of core commandment of Judaism
For the first time the group was allowed to hold the ceremony just a few hundred meters from the Mount − which is administered by a Muslim religious trust
Activists claim police were originally willing to allow the Passover reenactment with certain restrictions, but High Court upholds police decision to block event.
The activists, who have been conducting the ritual for 15 years, say they will appeal to the High Court.
The ceremony has been conducted annually for the past 15 years, but it began as a semi-underground event in which an animal was sacrificed a few days before Passover.