Ramadan Comes Amid Soaring Tensions, Again, as Israel Mulls Al-Aqsa Restrictions

Police expect pre-pandemic numbers of Muslim worshipers on Jerusalem's Temple Mount for the beginning of the holiday

By Friday afternoon clerics in Saudi Arabia and across the Muslim world are likely to announce whether Ramadan will be beginning on Friday or Saturday evening, and police expect massive crowds of Muslim worshipers to visit the Temple Mount in Jerusalem every Friday of the holy month.

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