Restoration of ancient synagogue cause Arab outrag

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Restoration of ancient synagogue causes Arab outrage

After 72 years in the Muslim Quarter of Jerusalem\'s Old City, a refurbished synagogue located 80 meters from the Temple Mount opened its doors. Restoration work of the Ohel Yitzhak synagogue was conducted by Israel\'s Antiquities Authority who attempted as much as possible to remain true to the building\'s original style.

The synagogue opened its doors recently, creating outrage among Muslims a More..nd Christian and Greek orthodox residents and religious officials, who immediately set up an emergency meeting to condemn what the perceive as the \'Jewish invasion\' of the Old City

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