The US Senate passed a resolution on Monday -- the 50th anniversary of Israel's occupation of the Palestinian territory -- declaring Quds the “undivided” capital of Israel.
The Hamas Movement on Friday organized a popular march in support of the Aqsa Mosque and against Israel’s ongoing violations in the occupeid al-Quds
The year 1967 was not the actual beginning of the occupation of Quds (‘Jerusalem’); the occupation began after the fall of the Ottoman Caliphate and the beginning of the British Mandate in Palestine in 1922.
Abbas will propose exchanging 6.5 percent of the Palestinian territory with Israel, more than triple the amount put forward in a previous land-swap initiative.
Al-Aqsa Mosque consists of a central large portico with a roof supported by marble pillars. It goes from north to south and is covered by a gable roof plated with colorful lead. It ends in the south in a large and awesome spherical dome supported by four stone pillars creating four corner triangles, which form the base that carries that dome’s neck.
The dome itself consists of two internal and external layers (like the Dome of the Rock). Its interior is decorated with a beautiful mosaic ...