Israel ‘willing to consider alternatives to metal detectors’

Israel is willing to consider alternatives to controversial metal detectors it installed at a holy site in Jerusalem. Major General Yoav Mordechai called on the Muslim world to put forward other suggestions.
 
Israel installed the detectors after two Israeli policemen were killed near there earlier this month. The measures angered the Palestinians, who accuse Israel of trying to take control over a sacred place.
 
Tensions over the site, known to Muslims as Haram al-Sharif and to Jews as the Temple Mount, have surged in the past couple of days.
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