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Islamic conference warns of war after sacrilege of Al-Aqsa Mosque
Islamic conference warns of war after sacrilege of Al-Aqsa Mosque
The Organization of the Islamic Conference warned Saturday of a new "religious war" and condemned the Israeli "assault on the sanctities of Muslims" after new Al-Aqsa clashes on Friday.
Sunday, March 7,2010 10:00
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The Secretary general of the pan-Islamic body Ekmeleddin Ihsanoglu said in a statement that the Israeli police intervention in the Temple Mount Friday was a "sacrilegious act of profanation of the holy Islamic site" and a "violation of international law".

Ihsanoglu condemned the Israeli "assault on freedom of worship" and warned that it "would drag the region into a religious war".
 
 
The Islamic Organization also called the international community and particularly the Middle East Quartet to "pay attention to the seriousness of Israeli violations" and to take "effective action" in order to preserve the respect of the international law.
 
Israeli police stormed the Temple Mount Haram al-Sharif plateau after Muslims who participated in Friday prayers threw stones at Jews praying at the Wailing Wall underneath the compound.
 
Some 50 policemen entered the open-air plateau, which houses the al-Aqsa Mosque, and fired stun grenades to disperse at the crowd.
 
Palestinian president Mahmoud Abbas said Friday's events could damage the chances of resuming the peace process.
 
"Israel continues to place obstacles in front of US Middle East envoy George Mitchell's efforts" to revive long-stalled peace negotiations, Abbas told Palestine Television on Friday.
 
The East Jerusalem clash comes as Israel and the Palestinians may announce the start of indirect peace negotiations early next week.
 
The talks would end a 15-month freeze in negotiations, broken off as Israel headed into new elections last year, which saw the hardline Likud party of Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu return to power.
 
The new visit of Mitchell to the region will be reinforced by the arrival of the US Vice President Joe Biden Monday, who will visit Israel and the West Bank for the first time as vice president.
 
The Arab League, meeting in Cairo Wednesday, lent its support to the indirect talks, albeit with a four-month deadline.

tags: Aqsa / Abbas / IOF / Negotiations / Netanyahu / Organization of the Islamic Conference / Aqsa Mosque / Middle East Quartet / Ibrahimi Mosque / Mahmoud Abbas / George Mitchell
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