The Mufti of Jerusalem, Muhammad Ahmad Hussein

Palestinians on Sunday commemorated the 47th anniversary of an arson attempt of the Al-Aqsa Mosque by a crazed Christian tourist, and Palestinian officials exploited the event to voice again the assertion that the mosque is still under threat by Israel.

Mahmoud Abbas

Palestinian leaders praised violence against Jews visiting the Temple Mount on the Jewish New Year. PA Chair Mahmoud Abbas even said Jews have no right to desecrate the site "with their filthy feet."