Photo Credit: Hadas Parush / Flash 90
The Dome of the Rock and the Al Aqsa compound on the Temple Mount.

Israeli Police arrested five Arab rioters on the Temple Mount on Monday afternoon.

The arrests took place after a crowd of of Muslim worshipers tried to force their way into the Golden Gate area.

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The site has been closed by a court order.

Police officers who were deployed in the area prevented the group from entering. When they tried to force their way, five of the rioters were arrested and held for questioning.

Jewish visits to the Temple Mount continued as usual.

TPS contributed content to this report.

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Hana Levi Julian is a Middle East news analyst with a degree in Mass Communication and Journalism from Southern Connecticut State University. A past columnist with The Jewish Press and senior editor at Arutz 7, Ms. Julian has written for Babble.com, Chabad.org and other media outlets, in addition to her years working in broadcast journalism.