JERUSALEM - Groups of Jewish settlers, often accompanied by Israeli security forces, have entered Aqsa Mosque complex on an almost a daily basis recently

Israeli security forces keep watch as Pope Francis arrives at the Dome of the Rock in the al-Aqsa mosque compound, in Israeli annexed East Jerusalem on May 26, 2014. Pope Francis faces a diplomatic high-wire act as he visits sacred Muslim and Jewish sites in Jerusalem on the final day of his Middle East tour. AFP PHOTO/THOMAS COEX