“Unknown Assailants” deface Temple Mount with Star of David equating swastika

“Unknown assailants” painted an anti-Semitic image equating a Star of David to a swastika at the Temple Mount, passersby discovered Sunday morning.

Police opened an in investigation in to the incident.

The incident came following Foreign Minister Avigdor Liberman’s condemnation of Palestinian Authority President Mahmoud Abbas on Saturday night after Abbas said Jews should be prevented from visiting the Temple Mount and that Palestinians should defend the site from them.