Dozens Wounded as Police and Protesters Clash at Al-Aqsa Mosque

The Israel Police said early on May 10 that nine officers were wounded as they sought to “repel rioters” gathered at the Al-Aqsa Mosque in Jerusalem.

Around 180 people were injured on Monday, the Palestinian Red Crescent said. Over 300 Palestinians and at least 20 police officers were injured in clashes over the weekend.

Tensions have been heightened in Jerusalem this Ramadan, amid the possible eviction of several Palestinian families in the city’s eastern Shaikh Jarrah district. Credit: Israel Police via Storyful