Thousands of people held Passover prayers at the Western Wall in Jerusalem on Sunday. Security has been tightened around the capital amid warnings of possible terrorist attacks during the Passover holiday, which ends Thursday. Israel’s High Court was due to hear a petition Sunday from a Temple Mount group requesting permission to pray on the holy site in Jerusalem.
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