On the morning of Tuesday, August 1, hundreds of Jews visited the temple mount on account of the fast of 9 AV. According to police, everyone who wants to climb a mountain goes through a thorough inspection.
To date, the incidents have not been recorded.
Post Tisha b’av: prayer at the wailing Wall. Photos
Police are preparing to arrive to the Western Wall a large number of worshipers at the end of the post 9th of AV. In this regard, with 17 hours on Tuesday, August 1, will be denied entry to Jerusalem’s Old city for all private vehicles except vehicles of residents in the area.
Citizens are asked to use public transport. Car with sign «disabled person» will be able to enter the Old city through Zion gate, the press service of the police.
During the last night to pray at the Western Wall, attended by thousands of believers.
About 500 people participated in the March of the women’s movement «Women in green» («Our bearak»). The event was held without incident.
On the eve of the 9th of AV was strengthened security measures in Jerusalem. Police, border guards and volunteers are involved in maintaining order within the walls of the Old city and next to him. Also heavily guarded synagogues.