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April 23, 2016 1:30 pm

Israeli Police Arrest Jewish Activists Planning Passover Sacrifice on Temple Mount

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Jewish activists tried sacrificing a lamb on the Temple Mount, pictured. Photo: Wikimedia Commons.

Extreme Jewish activists wanted to sacrifice a lamb on the Temple Mount, pictured. Photo: Wikimedia Commons.

Israeli police detained seven people on Friday on suspicion of planning to sacrifice lambs on the Temple Mount compound, also known as the Haram al-Sharif to Muslims, as part of a religious Passover ritual.

Police said in a statement that two youths were initially arrested while making their way to the Temple Mount site, the holiest in Judaism, for “behavior which was bound to break the peace,” right-wing Israeli news site Arutz Sheva reported.

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  • Jonah

    What they need to do is sacrifice a pig on the alter of the dome of the rock….or the soon to be dome of the dust. Do to others as they have done unto you. Better yet bring in crop dusters and spray it with pig urine.

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