NEWS / Source: Friends of Al-Aqsa / Friday, 31st October, 2014

After yesterday’s unprecedented closure of Masjid Al Aqsa, Israel is trying to portray its partial re-opening as an act of benevolence towards Palestinian Muslims.

NEWS / Source: Independent / Friday, 31st October, 2014

Sweden became the first Western European nation to formally recognise the state of Palestine a move that drew an angry response from Israel.

NEWS / Source: Friends of Al-Aqsa / Thursday, 30th October, 2014

For the first time since 1967 Al Aqsa mosque in Jerusalem, considered one of the holiest sites in Islam, is empty of Muslims.

NEWS / Source: Friends of Al-Aqsa / Wednesday, 29th October, 2014

Israel’s has taken numerous steps over the years to create facts on the ground which undermine legitimate Palestinian claims to East Jerusalem.

NEWS / Source: Friends of Al-Aqsa / Tuesday, 28th October, 2014

FOA calls on universities to follow in the footsteps of University of Exeter where students supported a referendum to boycott Israeli settlement products.

NEWS / Source: Electronic Intifada / Monday, 27th October, 2014

Video shows Israeli occupation forces assaulting and arresting an elderly Palestinian man at the al-Aqsa mosque in Jerusalem’s Old City.