Israeli policemen broke into the Aqsa compound and removed banners calling for intensifying Palestinian presence in Al-Aqsa Mosque during the holy month of Ramadan, local sources reported.
Tensions ran high among Palestinian worshippers in protest against the Israeli removal of the banners.
Palestinians attend the holy site in Ramadan more than other times in the year.
Israeli regime is reportedly concerned over intensification of clashes in the occupied lands particularly during the fasting month of Ramadan.
Local sources have announced that Israeli police is taking tight measures during Ramadan and 2000 special forces have arrayed in in the Old Jerusalem al-Quds and the al-Aqsa Mosque courtyards.