Jewish visitors to the Temple Mount raised Israeli flags and sang “Hatikva” at the site

WATCH: 50,000 join Jerusalem Day flag march, scuffles erupt in Old City
Tzvi Joffre
May 18, 2023

About 50,000 Israelis gathered in Jerusalem for the Jerusalem Day flag march on Thursday, with police working throughout the day to break up scuffles that broke out between Jews, Arabs and journalists. The march was conducted on its traditional route, departing from the center of the city along King George and Agron streets before splitting into two, with men continuing through Damascus Gate and the Muslim Quarter and women continuing through Jaffa Gate before meeting up again at the Western Wall. A number of Jews carrying Israeli flags headed to the Damascus Gate area ahead of the flag march, with scuffles breaking out in the area between Jews, Arabs and police. READ MORE

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