The police will not allow right-wing activists to hold a cornerstone laying ceremony for the third Temple on the Temple Mount. In addition, requests made by Palestinians and right-wing activists to hold a march near the complex have been rejected.
"We will hard-handedly block any attempt by extremists on both sides to disturb the peace and security at the Temple Mount and in the east o the city," Jerusalem District Police said. During a briefing, Police Chief Aharon Franco said that police forces are deployed around the Temple Mount complex and in the Old City. (Shmulik Grossman)