Occupation forces expel the head of the preaching and counseling department and a young man from Al-Aqsa Mosque
March 12, 2021

The occupation authorities expelled Jerusalemites from Al-Aqsa Mosque for one week.

Wadi Hilweh Information Center / Jerusalem learned that the occupation authorities expelled Omar Zghayyar for a week from Al-Aqsa. He was arrested after attacking and assaulting him after the end of the Friday noon prayer.

The forces attacked the worshipers with sound grenades and pushing, while they were in Al-Ghazali Square "outside the Lions Gate."

On Thursday, the police released Sheikh Khaled Al-Issawi, head of the preaching and counseling department in the Al-Aqsa Mosque Directorate, on condition that he be expelled from Al-Aqsa for a week.

Sheikh Al-Issawi was arrested on Thursday as soon as he left Al-Aqsa, via Al-Silsileh Gate.