'Freedom of worship,' State Department styleAfter Wednesday night's terror attack in which Yehuda Glick, an advocate of Jewish prayer rights on the Temple Mount, was shot and seriously wounded, the Israel Police announced on Thursday that no one would be allowed on the Temple Mount.
Here's the State Department's reaction:
#Developing: Temple Mount "must be reopened to Muslim worshippers," @statedeptspox says. #Israel #jpostOnly to Muslims? Not to Jews or Christians?
— Michael Wilner (@mawilner) October 30, 2014
Regardless of the security situation? (Oh wait - the US has become really expert on maintaining security at important sites these days, hasn't it?).