180,000 Palestinians perform first Friday prayers in Al-Aqsa Mosque

180,000 Palestinians perform first Friday prayers in Al-Aqsa Mosque.

Tens of thousands of Palestinians attended the first Friday prayers of Ramadan in Al-Aqsa Mosque.

The Islamic Waqf Department in Jerusalem said in a press statement that nearly 180,000 worshipers performed the first Friday prayers of the month of Ramadan in the Al-Aqsa Mosque.

Israeli forces have deployed more troops in Jerusalem, especially in the Old City.Preacher of Al-Aqsa mosque, Mohamed Ali said that your presence in the Al-Aqsa Mosque today is to confirm that you would never abandon this shrine, urging Palestinian leaders in the West Bank and Gaza Strip to unite to confront the conspiracy on the Palestinian issue.

Thousands of people from various West Bank governorates have arrived at the military checkpoints at the entrance to Jerusalem to reach the Al-Aqsa Mosque.