It is the holiest place on earth according to Judaism. Jews have the right to pray on the temple mount. just like muslims have a right to pray in their most sacred place which according to islam is the kaaba in mecca. theoretical question: what would the muslims do if romans destroyed the kaaba, sent them into exile and while they were gone jews came and built Temple in its place?
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