Turkish Prime Minister Ahmet Davutoglu says Turkey stands behind Palestinians in their efforts to oppose what calls Israeli attempts to "reduce the Islamic character" of Jerusalem.
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Davutoglu was speaking to reporters in the central Turkish city of Konya on Sunday, a day after meeting with exiled Hamas chief Khaled Meshal.
Violent demonstrations led Israel in November to briefly restrict Muslim access to the Al-Aqsa mosque and the Temple Mount in Jerusalem.
The move fueled accusations that Israel was secretly plotting to take over the site, despite Israeli denials.
Davutoglu said: "Turkey won't accept any impositions concerning Al-Aqsa."
Turkish-Israeli relations broke down in 2010 after an Israeli raid on a Gaza-bound flotilla.