#Jerusalem has reopened the #Al-Aqsa mosque compound, after weeks of an unprecedented closure to contain the spread of #COVID-19. Worshippers are required to wear face masks and bring their own prayer rugs. The mosque is known as the third holiest site in Islam.
Islam is an Abrahamic monotheistic religion teaching that Muhammad is the final and ultimate messenger of God. It is the world’s second-largest religion with 1.8 billion followers or 24.1% of the world’s population, known as Muslims. Muslims make up a majority of the population in 49 countries.