Tensions Rise on Temple Mount as Jewish Fast of Tisha B'Av Nears

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.

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Arrests and detention of employees of the Islamic trust have sparked mounting tensions on Jerusalem's Temple Mount, which is under its religious control, less than a week before the Jewish fast of Tisha B’Av,...