Israeli Prime Minister Ariel Sharon asked Israeli security sources to see if arrangements can be made to allow Jews to visit the Temple Mount during Passover. The Prime Minister’s Office said Sharon wants to ensure that people of all faiths are allowed onto the Mount. Jews are the only religious group currently prevented by Islamic officials from visiting the site.
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