Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu held an emergency meeting with heads of power departments – the Minister of defense Avigdor Liberman, IDF chief of staff Gadi Gadi eizenkot Minister of internal security by Gilad Ardana and the inspector General of police, Roni Alchahol.
— The attack on the Temple mount in Jerusalem. Photos
During the meeting a decision was made to close the Temple mount compound and conduct searches with a view to finding weapons, according to the portal walla.
Representatives of the Muslim «Waqf», responsible for the temple mount, reported that police officers conduct searches and interrogation of employees of «Waqf». According to ynet, the guards of the mosque al-Aqsa mobile phones confiscated.
We will remind that earlier the commander of the Jerusalem district police took the decision to cancel Friday prayers on the Temple mount.
On Friday morning, three terrorists entered with a gun on the temple mount and opened fire on the police. In the attack three people were injured. The terrorists were eliminated while trying to hide in the mosques.