Japan's U.N. ambassador says the U.N. Security Council will hold an emergency meeting Friday on President Donald Trump's decision to recognize Yerushalayim as the capital of Israel.
The State Department has issued a warning for US citizens traveling anywhere in the world after the Trump administration announced its decision to move the embassy from Tel Aviv to Jerusalem, recognizing it as the capital of Israel.
The Arab League Secretary-General Ahmed Aboul Gheit Thursday said the USA recognition of Jerusalem as the capital of Israel and the relocation of the US embassy is the reason for inflaming tensions and fueling anger in Palestine and the Arab and Islamic world.
"In addition to concerns stemming from terrorism, travelers should be alert to the possibility of political unrest, violence, demonstrations, and criminal activities when traveling", it said, adding that US government facilities are on a heightened state of alert".
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"As the Christian leaders of Jerusalem, we invite you to walk with us in hope as we build a just, inclusive peace for all the peoples of this unique and Holy City", they said. Later the American President ordered to transfer the American Embassy from tel Aviv to Jerusalem directly.
Israel seized the largely Arab eastern sector of Jerusalem during the 1967 Six-Day War and later annexed it, claiming both sides of the city as its capital. Galant: "Following President Trump's historic declaration, I intend to promote and strengthen construction in Jerusalem". The U.S. labels Hamas a terrorist organization.
While it's unclear what the long-term effects will be, Bethlehem saw violent protests that included Palestinians throwing rocks at Israeli troops shortly after Trump's announcement, the Daily Mail reported.
"Confrontation is a legitimate right aiming to defend the occupied land of Palestine", he said.