Did God promise the land of Palestine specifically to the Jews?

Bible: Yes       Qur'an: Yes

Ezekiel 37:21-25 – 21. Thus saith the Lord God: Behold, I will take the children of Israel from among the nations, to which they are gone, and will gather them on every side, and bring them into their own land. 22. And I will make them one nation in the land upon the mountains of Israel... 25. And they shall dwell in the land that I have given to Jacob, my servant, in which your fathers have dwelt; and they shall dwell in it, even they, and their children, and their children’s children forever...

Al-Ma'idah 5:20-21 – 20. And (remember) when Moses said to his people: “O my people! Remember Allah’s favor to you, how he placed among you Prophets, and He made you kings, and gave you that (which) He gave not to any (other) of (His) creatures. 21. O my people! Go into the holy land which Allah has ordained for you...

Al-Isra 17:104 – And We said thereafter to the Children of Israel: “Dwell in the land (of Canaan).

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