Al-Aqsa Mosque

Al-Aqsa Mosque: Five things you need to know

Al Jazeera explains why the holy site is a flashpoint.

Inside Story

Is Netanyahu changing rules around al-Aqsa Mosque?

Two members of the Israeli parliament visited the al-Aqsa Mosque compound on Tuesday for the first time in two years.

Middle East

The battle for al-Aqsa 'has just started'

Given the absence of any political leadership, what made the al-Aqsa Mosque protests last month a success?

The battle for al-Aqsa 'has just started'

Al-Aqsa Mosque

Behind the headlines in Jerusalem

Recent al-Aqsa clashes are a result of Israel's long-standing plans to expand control over Jerusalem.

Behind the headlines in Jerusalem

East Jerusalem

Palestinians grieve loved ones killed at Friday prayers

Three young men died last month on a day of heightened violence between Palestinians and Israelis in the West Bank.

Palestinians grieve loved ones killed at Friday prayers

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

Al-Aqsa Mosque

'We won': Al-Aqsa Mosque reopened to all Palestinians

Worshippers of all ages enter mosque compound in occupied East Jerusalem after Israel lifts restriction on men under 50.

Israel

Has Israel's security apparatus failed?

Analysts say latest attacks in Israel and the occupied territories have exposed the cracks in Israel's security system.

Has Israel's security apparatus failed?

Al-Aqsa Mosque

Palestinians met with tear gas upon return to al-Aqsa

More than 100 injured as Israeli forces fire tear gas on worshippers re-entering holy after two weeks of protests.

Al-Aqsa Mosque

Muslims return to worship in al-Aqsa Mosque

Israel removes barricades and surveillance equipment around holy site after two weeks of protests by Palestinians.

Opinion

Al-Aqsa: One encroachment too many?

The metal detector fiasco at al-Aqsa compound is the latest step in Israel's gradual encroachment on Palestinian land.

Harry Hagopian

by Harry Hagopian

Harry Hagopian

Middle East

Israel removes more al-Aqsa security installations

Palestinians rejoice as new restrictions at entrance of holy site, including metal railings, are removed after protests.

Al-Aqsa Mosque

Palestine envoy to UN: Al-Aqsa crisis at tipping point

Riyad Mansour urges Security Council to protect Palestinians and their holy sites from Israel's 'destructive agenda'.

Palestine envoy to UN: Al-Aqsa crisis at tipping point

Al-Aqsa Mosque

Israel removes metal detectors from al-Aqsa compound

Palestinians continue to protest as mosque official says move does not fulfill Muslims' demands to remove CCTV cameras.

Al-Aqsa Mosque

Jerusalem cameras 'more dangerous than metal detectors'

Palestinians vow to continue protests against the installation of surveillance cameras at al-Aqsa Mosque compound.

Jerusalem cameras 'more dangerous than metal detectors'