There is an ongoing attack on Mosul city, Iraq, to retake it from Islamic State, who have held it for the past 2 years.
It could be quite a protracted affair to recapture it, causing immense suffering and displacement in addition to the brutality under IS in the past 2 years.
Please see our latest prayer bulletin about this and PLEASE listen to our Middle East Update for a more detailed analysis of what exactly is happening in Mosul, why and the implications.
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Breaking news of a stabbing incident. Jewish man stabbed by arab assailant with screwdriver.
Pray for the peace of Jerusalem. As watchmen we must always be alert and prayerful.
Two Jewish visitors to the Temple Mount have been attacked by Waqf Palestinian security. The attackers have been arrested.
PRAY that this exchange will not inflame further outbreaks of violence.
PRAY that the Temple Mount, which is off-limits to anyone other than Muslims, will have the restrictions lifted and access allowed for all people. It is a historical, holy Jewish site and currently Jews are not allowed there.