the became as fools" The reason why Israel needs to "claim" those sites can be illustrated with what happened to the centuries old Buddha statues in Afghanistan under the fundamentalist Taliban. The same destruction of any archaelogical evidence which shows Jews are not recently converted Khazars is ongoing under the temple mount mosque. For that matter, look how much regard Arafat had for the Church of the Nativity in Bethlehem. Anything that shows their Koran is incorrect is fair game for destruction.
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from the article: Egypt: Israel West Bank heritage list risks peace