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Israel Lifts Age Restrictions at Jerusalem Holy Site

Israel has for the first time in weeks lifted age restrictions on Muslim worshippers at a sensitive East Jerusalem holy site, in a move possibly aimed at reducing tensions that have resulted in a deadly wave of unrest. The restrictions, which had been in place on Fridays since clashes erupted in mid-September, barred younger Muslim men from entering the Al-Aqsa mosque compound, which is known to Muslims as the Noble Sanctuary. The site is also revered by Jews, who call it the Temple...

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