JERUSALEM (JTA) – A record 1,440 Jews visited the Temple Mount on Sunday to commemorate the Fast of Tisha B’Av.
The total was provided by the Yeraeh organization, which facilitates Jewish visits to the Temple Mount. Last year nearly 1,300 visited the site. Some 400 visited in 2016 and 300 in 2015, the Jerusalem Post reported. [Read more…]