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In the accompanying proclamation, Rehovot Chief Rabbi HaGaon HaRav Simcha HaKohen Kook Shlita reiterates the prohibition of visiting Har Habayis.
In the kol korei dated the ‘Three Weeks 5777’, the rav reiterates the prohibition and the need to be especially careful during these days and not chas v’sholom to cause a Chilul Hashem. The accompanying warning is directed to well-intended visitors to Yerushalayim against visiting the holy site.
(YWN – Israel Desk, Jerusalem)