Twelve Israeli police officers invaded Jerusalem’s al-Aqsa mosque compound Tuesday morning, and toured the area.Later in the morning, some twenty Israeli settlers invaded the compound, accompanied by police and intelligence officers.

AIC additionally reports that some 965 Israeli settlers, government officials and journalists invaded occupied East Jerusalem’s al-Aqsa compound in January, according to a new report by the Said al-Aqsa Foundation for Waqf and Heritage.

Of this number, some 720 were settler civilians while the others were intelligence officers, staff of Israel’s Foreign Ministry and reporters for Israeli television channels two and ten. All were accompanied by Israeli police officers.

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