Former PA PM: Israel is "strangling the Al-Aqsa Mosque"
Official PA daily, Al-Hayat Al-Jadida - Aug. 18, 2010

     “[Former PA Prime Minister and former Chairman of PA Parliament Ahmad] Qurei… noted that this August saw an unprecedented escalation by Israel in acts of Judaization in Jerusalem… Likewise [it is apparent] in the actions which are being carried out in order to complete the ‘archaeological’ excavations there… all with the goal of strangling the Al-Aqsa Mosque.”