East Jerusalem

Re-entering al-Aqsa: A bright day in the gloomy skies

Thousands attend noon prayers after two weeks of protests over Israeli-imposed restrictions on entering the compound.

Re-entering al-Aqsa: A bright day in the gloomy skies

Middle East

Al Jazeera slams Netanyahu bid to shut Jerusalem office

Doha-based outlet says Israel leader's defamatory claims are latest episode of 'ongoing vicious attack' against network.

Al Jazeera slams Netanyahu bid to shut Jerusalem office

Jerusalem

Timeline: Al-Aqsa Mosque

A review of the critical events that have marked the history of al-Aqsa Mosque in Jerusalem.

Timeline: Al-Aqsa Mosque

Jerusalem

Al-Aqsa 360: Inside Jerusalem's holiest mosque

Millions of feet have walked these grounds, and now you can join them.

Al-Aqsa 360: Inside Jerusalem's holiest mosque

Al-Aqsa Mosque

UN says al-Aqsa crisis must be resolved by Friday

UN envoy warns of "catastrophic costs" if al-Aqsa Mosque compound crisis is not resolved swiftly.

Al-Aqsa Mosque

UN 'deplores' Israel killings of Palestinian protesters

UN chief calls for probe into deaths of two teenagers and young man as tension grows over al-Aqsa restrictions.

Opinion

The al-Aqsa metal detectors aren't a security measure

Israel has been using the pretext of security to quietly continue the ethnic cleansing of Palestinians from their land.

Diana Buttu

by Diana Buttu

Diana Buttu

Israeli–Palestinian conflict

Hamas warns Israel of al-Aqsa 'red lines' amid protests

Almost one week after attack that set off tensions, Israeli officials deciding whether to keep new security measures.

Hamas warns Israel of al-Aqsa 'red lines' amid protests

Palestine

Al-Aqsa and the Old City of Jerusalem

Rising tensions in East Jerusalem have led to increased security measures at some of the holiest sites in the world.

Al-Aqsa and the Old City of Jerusalem

Middle East

Al-Aqsa Mosque compound 'to reopen on Sunday'

Israeli prime minister's office says the compound will be accessible gradually from Sunday.

Al-Aqsa Mosque compound 'to reopen on Sunday'

Middle East

Israel shuts down al-Aqsa Mosque after shooting

Israeli police briefly detains Jerusalem's top Muslim leader and closes al-Aqsa Mosque after deadly shootings.

Middle East

Muslim youth gather in Istanbul to support Palestine

Youth from 30 countries take part in two-day conference aimed to show solidarity with the Palestinian people.

Muslim youth gather in Istanbul to support Palestine

Jerusalem

Israel reduces Ramadan exit permits for Gaza

Quota for exit permits for Friday prayer at al-Aqsa markedly less than 2016, signifying a “tightening" of the siege.

Gaza: 'Jerusalem feels as far away as Mecca'

Jerusalem

'Al-Aqsa is no longer yours': Israel tells Palestinians

Figures show that Israel has been allowing Jewish ultra-nationalists to visit the Al-Aqsa compound in record numbers.

Israel approves plans to tighten grip on East Jerusalem

Israeli–Palestinian conflict

Trump delays moving US embassy to Jerusalem

US president signs six-month waiver delaying the relocation of the US embassy from Tel Aviv to Jerusalem.

Donald Trump delays moving US embassy to Jerusalem