Feud spirals as Palestinians barred from entering Jerusalem Old City

xinhuanet.com 05-Oct-2015


A Palestinian man is questioned at a checkpoint in the Old City of Jerusalem, on Oct. 4, 2015. i police on Sunday barred the entry of Palestinians to Jerusalem"s Old City for two days, as violence thrives between Israelis and Palestinians in east Jerusalem and the West Bank. In an unprecedented move, entry into the Old City will be permitted only for "Israeli citizens, Old City residents, tourists, Old City business owners and students learning there," according to a police statement. (Xinhua/Li Rui)