Clashes at Jerusalem’s Al-Aqsa on Jewish New Year eve, AsiaOne World News

September 24, 2014 1:26 PM

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Clashes at Jerusalem’s Al-Aqsa on Jewish New Year eve, AsiaOne World News

JERUSALEM - Clashes broke out at Jerusalem's Al-Aqsa mosque compound on Wednesday as Palestinians protested against Jews visiting the flashpoint holy site on the eve of Jewish New Year, police said.

Police spokeswoman Luba Samri told AFP that Palestinian youths had thrown stones and petrol bombs at police, injuring several, who had "pushed the rioters inside the Al-Aqsa mosque."

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