Tear Gas Used Amid Clashes at Al-Aqsa Mosque

At least 57 people were injured in clashes at Jerusalem’s Temple Mount on April 22, local media reported, citing the Palestine Red Crescent Society.

At least 14 of those injured were transferred to hospital for treatment, the society said.

Footage shared online showed a drone dropping tear gas above the Al-Aqsa Mosque.

The footage here was published by local news outlet Jmedia. It shows tear gas being used at the compound.

Friday marked the beginning of the last 10 days of Ramadan, from which only Muslim visitors are allowed access the area around the Al-Aqsa Mosque. Credit: Jmedia via Storyful

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