I have pointed out that the top article is outdated
that the Ottoman Empire was Turkish, not Arab.
Maps of where both former Jewish Temples are located.
I agree with ATruepatriot, with the stipulation that SOME PEOPLE believe, "the whole conflict is over the destruction of the first temple.." and pointed out that today, I believe it is more a secular, than a religious issue, and furthermore O'd like to add that it is quibbling about what the Church pays Israel or not that is delaying the visit until March (March 5, 2014 Ash Wednesday/ 9th begins Lent/ 19 St Joseph and 25th Assention of the Lord).
One third way down, read Pre-Islam for what I believe you are asking, if not, then please excuse me.
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