Clashes at Temple Mount on Israel's Independence Day

Palestinian media reported several arrests around the Al Aqsa mosque in Jerusalem as the Temple Mount reopened to Jewish visitors on Israel’s Independence Day. Police told Haaretz rocks were thrown at officers escorting Jewish worshippers.

Footage published by the Wadi Hilweh Information Center on May 5 shows scenes outside the mosque, including an injured man being taken away on a stretcher. Credit: Wadi Hilweh Information Center via Storyful

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