The holy site is a dangerous weapon in the hands of extremists and political Islam.
Israel says metal detectors will remain at the contested site.
The three gunmen killed two policemen at the holy site, leading to the introduction of controversial metal detectors.
Israeli police chased down and shot and killed the gunmen involved in the shooting at the holy site.
Donald Trump became the first sitting U.S. president to visit the holy site, after a fraught diplomatic lead up to his trip.
The 17-year-old assailant stabbed two ultra-Orthodox men before stabbing a police officer.
Israeli officials said the issue was barely discussed on the 30-minute call, and diplomats said their understanding was that it was being pushed down the agenda, at least for now.
Palestinians expected to protest such a shift, as both Israelis and Palestinians lay claim to Jerusalem.
Attacker is shot dead after aiming his truck at a group of Israeli soldiers on a public promenade.
Discovery in Shuafat reveals oldest evidence of human habitation in holy city.
Plaza is meant to accommodate Jews who contest Orthodox curbs on worship by women there.
With violence spreading beyond the West Bank and Jerusalem, Israelis’ fears mount.
The Palestinians' unrest has been stirred in part by anger over what they see as increased Jewish encroachment on the mosque compound.
Nir Barkat speaks to Newsweek about how Israeli forces are adapting to Palestinian knife attacks.
Israel's security cabinet is considering a proposal to bury attackers in military cemeteries.
Four Israelis have been killed in stabbings in Jerusalem and a drive-by shooting in the occupied West Bank since Thursday.
Palestinian leaders called for a "day of rage" on Friday to protest at new Israeli security measures.
Hamas and Islamic Jihad both called for violence after Friday prayers in the holy city.
Alexander Levlovitz died in a car crash on Sunday as