Get it right Ambassador David Friedman! “… but we wanted to come straight to the holiest place in the entire Jewish world, the ‘Kotel Hama’aravi,’ the Western Wall.”
The Western Wall is not the holiest place in the entire Jewish world.
Har HaBayith (“Mountain of the House”) – The Temple Mount is the Holiest Place on earth for the Jewish world.
“And Avraham looked up and perceived the place from afar…. And Abraham called the name of that place Adonai-Yireh; as it is said to this day: ‘In the mount where the LORD is seen.’