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250 million people pray in the Al-Aqsa mosque

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250 million people pray in the Al-Aqsa mosque

Nearly 250,000 worshipers of occupied West Bank, Gaza Valley and Arab communities worshiped Friday prayers in Al-Aqsa mosque in eastern Jerusalem on Friday.

The Israeli authorities, which entered the eastern city of Jerusalem without the prior permission of men over the age of 40 years, children under the age of 12 and women of all ages.But before the Friday morning, Israeli authorities strengthened security measures since Friday morning. Some thousand soldiers were deployed.After crossing the Israeli check point, the Palestinian people have to go to Al-Aqsa.52-year-old Salim Abdulhadi told Anadlu News Agency, an anchor based news agency, that it took me four hours to reach Nabalas to Jerusalem because of security tightening.Shaykh Azam Al-Khatib said that more than 250,000 devotees attended Al Aqsa Mosque on Friday for the prayer.Selim Shabana, the 40-year-old Palestinian who came from the West Bank, said that she came to Al Aqsa Mosque earlier this month after her childhood. He is very happy to come back to Al Aqsa Mosque and pray there. Selim said he had been waiting for this last 30 years.

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