Muslim-Christian brawl on Jerusalem’s Mount of Olives

The brawl started when dozens of young Muslims stormed a housing complex built for young couples by Jerusalem’s Christian community on land owned by the Catholic Church

Police said they are investigating a massive brawl between Muslims and Christians on the Mount of Olives in East Jerusalem. The battle, involving dozens of participants throwing stones and wielding iron bars, took place on Monday, August 20. A number of people were injured, homes were damaged and cars vandalized in the rampage, which lasted about 90 minutes.