al-Aqsa

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al-Aqsa

(æl ˈæksə)
n
(Named Buildings) See Dome of the Rock
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A fire broke out at the roof of a structure known as Al Marwani prayer room in Al Aqsa mosque in Jerusalem.
Israeli police officers detain a Palestinian protestor during scuffles outside the compound housing Al Aqsa Mosque in Jerusalem's Old City Image Credit: Reuters
Islamic Endowments and Al Aqsa Mosque Affairs in al Quds, said that
As per details acquired, Aqsa was rushed to hospital on Friday after she was hit by a stray bullet in her school.
Mr Asif's brother Arshad told Dawn that when Ms Aqsa attempted to light the gas stove, there was an explosion followed by a fire.
Jews, who refer to the area as 'Temple Mount', also revere the site on which Al Aqsa is built, they believe it was once the site of an ancient temple.
In the meantime Ibrar returned from abroad and sent Aqsa first a divorce notice which she did not receive.
Ramallah: Scores of Palestinian worshippers, including elderly men and women, were attacked in the Al Aqsa Mosque after an Israeli cabinet minister raided the mosque on the eve of the Jewish festival of Rosh Hashanah, the director of the mosque said on Wednesday.
Jordan condemned Israeli escalation Monday after an Israeli minister visited the Al Aqsa compound in Jerusalem.
Amman, Dhu-AlQa'dah 9, 1433, Sep 25, 2012, SPA -- Jordanian Minister of Awqaf and Islamic Affairs Abdul Salam Abbadi condemned Jewish extremists and rabbis for storming Al Aqsa under the protection of the Israeli police.
Contradicting most of his colleagues, a former senior leader of the Waqf, the Islamic custodians of the Temple Mount, told WorldNetDaily in an exclusive interview he has come to believe the first and second Jewish Temples existed and stood at the current location of the Al Aqsa Mosque.
Ramallah, May 19 (Petra)- The Grand Mufti of Jerusalem and the Palestinian territories, the preacher of the Al-Aqsa Mosque, Sheikh Mohammed Hussein, condemned the attempt by the Israeli occupation police to break into Al-Aqsa Mosque old compound to chase worshipers, which reflects belligerence and transgression on the Al Aqsa Mosque's sanctity and worshippers.