Al-Aqsa Mosque includes about 15 different historical landmarks classified under the title: “other landmarks”; some of them are found inside Al-Qibli Mosque, such as the Bench of Al-Mu’azineen, the Munitions’ Room, and the Shrine of the Forty.
Some of them are roofed and distributed throughout the mosque, like the House of Hadith, the headquarters of the Zakat Committee in Jerusalem, Al Aqsa Library, and the Museum of Antiquities. Also, there are other famous landmarks in Al-Aqsa Mosque, like the Dome of the Rock, the Cave of the Spirits, and the Tombs of Sharif Hussein bin Ali and Muhammad Ali Jawhar.
The American President, Donald Trump, has announced his administration’s official recognition of Jerusalem as the capital of Israel.
Also, he moved the American Embassy from Tel Aviv to Jerusalem, in a move that was preceded by Arab, Islamic, and international criticism and condemnation.