Despite appeals and warnings from world leaders, President Donald Trump is poised to reverse decades of U.S. policy on Wednesday by declaring Jerusalem Israel’s capital and beginning the process of moving the U.S. Embassy to the holy city, a step that threatens to spark unrest across the Middle East and undermine American efforts to forge a new peace plan.

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  • The paradox of Nikki Haley
    She openly vowed to punish countries that wouldn’t support the move of the US Embassy in Israel to Jerusalem ... Israel’s capital, on February 20, 2018. Timothy A. Clary/AFP/Getty Images Take how she ...
    10/9/2018 - 10:35 am | View Link
  • Trump plans to declare Jerusalem as Israel’s capital
    WASHINGTON– President Donald Trump forged ahead Tuesday with plans to recognize Jerusalem as Israel’s capital despite intense Arab, Muslim and European opposition to a move that would upend decades of ...
    09/23/2018 - 1:00 pm | View Link
  • Abbas to Resort to ICJ against Trump
    to face the decisions of US President Donald Trump against the Palestinian people on the issue of Jerusalem, and would go to the International Criminal Court (ICC) against Israel's practices. Abbas st...
    09/17/2018 - 3:05 am | View Link
  • Was Trump right to declare Jerusalem Israel's capital? CON
    WASHINGTON — By designating Jerusalem as Israel’s capital, President Donald Trump is telling the world that when it comes to Israel, might makes right. Washington’s explicit endorsement of Israel’s il...
    12/23/2017 - 11:36 pm | View Link
  • Trump flouts warnings, to declare Jerusalem Israel's capital
    WASHINGTON — Defying dire, worldwide warnings, President Donald Trump prepared Wednesday to declare Jerusalem as Israel's capital, a move upending decades of U.S. policy and carrying unclear consequen...
    12/6/2017 - 5:25 am | View Link
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  • Status of Jerusalem
    The status of Jerusalem is disputed in both international law and diplomatic practice. Both the Israelis and the Palestinians claim Jerusalem as their capital city, and their dispute over it has been described as "one of the most intractable issues in the Israel–Palestine conflict". The conflicting claims include issues of sovereignty over the city, or parts of it, including access to holy ...
    10/14/2018 - 5:15 pm | View Website
  • Netanyahu thanks Trump for keeping promises, moving ...
    The U.S. officially opens its embassy in Jerusalem as dozens killed in Gaza protests, May 14, 2018 (Reuters) In a video address to the assembly, US President Donald Trump said the move was "a long ...
    05/14/2018 - 3:16 pm | View Website
  • 10 biblical reasons behind Trump’s Jerusalem decision
    Here are 10 biblical reasons Trump made the right decision to move the U.S. Embassy to Jerusalem and recognize the city as Israel’s capital.
    12/8/2017 - 6:26 pm | View Website
  • Jerusalem status: World condemns Trump's announcement ...
    Traditional US allies are among a growing chorus condemning President Trump's decision to recognise Jerusalem as Israel's capital. Saudi Arabia called it "unjustified and irresponsible", while ...
    12/6/2017 - 11:44 pm | View Website
  • U.N., European Union and Pope Criticize Trump’s Jerusalem ...
    Global and regional leaders warned of the dangers of declaring Jerusalem as Israel’s capital. President Trump announced the change on Wednesday.
    12/6/2017 - 7:54 pm | View Website
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