Trump recognizes Jerusalem as Israel’s capital

Trump recognizes Jerusalem as Israel’s capital
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WASHINGTON: President Donald Trump reversed decades of U.S. policy on Wednesday and recognized Jerusalem as the capital of Israel, despite warnings from around the world that the gesture further drives a wedge between Israel and the Palestinians.

In a speech at the White House , Trump said his administration would also begin a process of moving the U.S. embassy in Tel Aviv to Jerusalem , which is expected to take years.

 

 

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