More risks ahead for Jerusalem's Al-Aqsa compound

Palestinian women shout slogans as they hold copies of the Koran during a protest against Jewish groups visiting the Al-Aqsa mosque compound, in Jerusalem's Old City on September 16, 2015Three days of clashes between Israeli police and Muslim protesters rocked Jerusalem’s Al-Aqsa mosque compound this week as Jews celebrated their new year, and there are fears of more trouble with a series of religious holidays approaching. Why is the compound so volatile? Known to Muslims as Al-Haram al-Sharif (the Noble Sanctuary), the compound houses the famous golden Dome of the Rock shrine and Al-Aqsa mosque.

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