Last updated on: 12/5/2011 | Author: ProCon.org

Did You Know?

UPDATED: Did You Know? – The Old City of Jerusalem contains three of the holiest sites for Christians (Church of the Holy Sepulchre), Jews (Temple Mount), and Muslims (Al-Aqsa Mosque). The Old Testament mentions Jerusalem over 650 times. The Israeli-Palestinian conflict resulted in 7,238 Palestinian casualties and 1,096 Israeli casualties between Sep. 29, 2000 and Oct. 31, 2011, according to a B’Tselem report. Read about these and other little known facts in the Israel-Palestine debate.