On May 22, National Security Minister Itamar Ben Gvir visited the Temple Mount in the Old City of Jerusalem.

This marks Ben Gvir's first visit to the Temple Mount since the war in Gaza began.

As of now, there have been no reports of incidents on the Temple Mount during the Israeli minister's visit.

Ben Gvir's last visit to the Temple Mount was on July 27, 2023, coinciding with the day of fasting on the 9th of Av.