Islamic body says blocked by Israel from installing Al-Aqsa cameras

A general view shows Jerusalem’s Old City’s Al-Aqsa mosque compound with the Dome of the Rock, Islam's holiest site, on October 25, 2015An Islamic trust which administers Jerusalem’s flashpoint Al-Aqsa mosque compound accused Israeli police Monday of blocking the installation of cameras there, a key measure agreed to defuse Israeli-Palestinian tensions over the holy site. “We severely condemn the Israeli interference into the working affairs of the Waqf, and we consider the matter evidence that Israel wants to install cameras that only serve its own interests, not cameras that show truth and justice,” it said in a statement. Israeli police had no immediate comment.

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