ISRAEL - PALESTINE - Jerusalem: as the Temple Mount is reopened (with restrictions), tension remains high [AN]


Men under 50 still banned from the area. For Abbas, Israel’s recent closure is tantamount to a “declaration of war”. The funeral of Palestinian suspected of wounding Rabbi Glick takes place without incident. The latter remains hospitalised in intensive care.



Oh, gosh, you mean he might launch rockets into Israel? Oh, I forgot, they are already doing that.
Is launching rockets across the border at a neighboring country considered an act of war?
Doesn’t Abbas think launching rockets at Israel is tantamount to a declaration of war?


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