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[–] derram 0 points 1 point (+1|-0) ago :

Why Do Jewish Activists Keep Trying to Sacrifice Goats in Jerusalem’s Old City?

'The religious Jewish activists see the sacrificial killing of goats and sheep as a mark of their claim of ownership of the religious site. '

'Read more: Israel arrests Jewish activists for Passover plot to sacrifice lamb on Temple MountThe same day, police arrested a Jewish man carrying a baby goat to the Old City on suspicion of planning a ritual sacrifice. '

'A day earlier, police arrested several Jewish activists, including five minors, for the same plan. '

'The site is deemed so sensitive that Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu imposed an 18-month ban on Jewish Israeli lawmakers visiting it. '

'For probably the first time in 2,000 years, priests—wearing white gowns and sounding trumpets—sacrificed a sheep inside the walls of Jerusalem’s Old City. '

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