The Anadolu Angency reported the words of Sheikh Ekrima as “Israeli intelligence forces came to my house and threatened me saying that they will hold me responsible for any tension in Al-Aqsa Mosque.”
The Preacher said that suspending reception for worshippers at Al-Aqsa Mosque does not mean that Israel will make permissible to the settlers to use maghribi Gate for their enterance. If it happens unilaterally then the muslims will also open the rest of the mosque’s doors for worshippers.
Sheik Sabri stressed that Israel should not be allowed to take advantage of the coronavirus pandemic and attempt to impose new restrictions at Al-Aqsa Mosque.
The Islamic society of Jerusalem announced last month that it has suspended the reception to worshippers to prayers at Al-Aqsa Mosque as a preventivemeasures to curb the spread of coronavirus
Two days ago, settlers of Israel called on Israeli higher authorities to let them storm Al-Aqsa Mosque unilaterally.