Jersualem Muslim prayers calm as riot hits Hebron

November 21, 2014 3:25 PM

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Jersualem Muslim prayers calm as riot hits Hebron

OCCUPIED JERUSALEM: Weekly Muslim prayers at Jerusalem's flashpoint Al-Aqsa mosque passed without incident Friday despite high tensions in the Holy City, but stone-throwing Palestinians rioted in the West Bank city of Hebron.

After Israeli authorities dropped age restrictions for attending Friday prayers for the second week running, tens of thousands of people made their way to the Al-Aqsa mosque compound in occupied Arab east Jerusalem.

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