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Turkey President Erdogan seeks to urge Muslim leaders into Jerusalem action

Trump's decision sparked protests in Palestinian territories, with four Palestinians killed so far in clashes or Israeli air strikes in response to rocket fire from Gaza and hundreds wounded.

published on : 13th December 2017

Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan meets Palestinian counterpart Mahmoud Abbas in Istanbul

Erdogan had earlier called on the OIC member countries to gather after the US recognised Jerusalem as Israel's capital.

published on : 13th December 2017

Why is government neutral on US decision on Jerusalem, asks Farooq Abdullah

National Conference President Farooq Abdullah on Tuesday questioned the Narendra Modi-led government's "neutrality" towards the US decision recognizing Jerusalem as Israel's capital.

published on : 12th December 2017

On eve of climate summit, French President Macron reminds Trump of 'responsibility to history'

French President Emmanuel Macron has reminded his US counterpart Donald Trump of his responsibility to history over his decision to quit the Paris climate change agreement.

published on : 12th December 2017

Recep Tayyip Erdogan, Vladimir Putin warn of further tension over US Jerusalem move

Trump's decision and his plan to move the US embassy to Jerusalem sparked violence in Jerusalem, with a fifth day of protests in the Middle East.

published on : 12th December 2017

Recognising Jerusalem as Israel's capital 'makes peace possible': Benjamin Netanyahu

Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu said Monday that recognising Jerusalem as his country's capital "makes peace possible", after widespread international criticism of the US decision to do so.

published on : 11th December 2017

Sweden: Three arrested in attack on Gothenburg synagogue, following protests over Jerusalem move

Swedish police said that the threat level against Jewish interests in Sweden had increased since United States President Donald Trump’s move to recognize Jerusalem as the capital of Israel.

published on : 11th December 2017

Israel Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu faces pressure in Europe amid Jerusalem protests

Last week's decision by the administration of US President Donald Trump upended decades of US diplomacy and broke with international consensus.

published on : 11th December 2017

Palestinian stabs Israeli amid tensions over Jerusalem

A Palestinian stabbed an Israeli security guard Sunday at the entrance to Jerusalem's bustling central bus station.

published on : 11th December 2017

Lebanon forces fire tear gas at protestors near US embassy

Israel occupied southern Lebanon for 22 years before withdrawing in 2000, but the two countries remain technically at war.

published on : 10th December 2017

Israeli stabbed in apparent Jerusalem 'terror' attack

A Palestinian stabbed and seriously wounded an Israeli security guard in Jerusalem on Sunday in what police described as a "terrorist" attack amid unrest over the White House's Jerusalem declaration.

published on : 10th December 2017

Pope Francis renews call for 'wisdom and prudence' over Jerusalem

Pope Francis renewed a call for "wisdom and prudence" over US President Donald Trump's controversial decision to recognise Jerusalem as Israel's capital, which has sparked protests and clashes.

published on : 10th December 2017

Turkish President Erdogan calls Israel 'terrorist state'

Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan on Sunday described Israel as a "terrorist state" and vowed to use "all means to fight" against the US recognition of Jerusalem as the country's capital.

published on : 10th December 2017

Israel Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu criticises European 'hypocrisy' ahead of EU talks

Benjamin Netanyahu has criticised "hypocrisy" in Europe over condemnation of Donald Trump's declaration of Jerusalem as Israel's capital, saying rockets from Gaza should also be criticised.

published on : 10th December 2017

Thousands of Indonesians rally at US Embassy over Jerusalem

About 10,000 Indonesians have rallied outside the US Embassy in Jakarta in support of Palestinians and denouncing President Donald Trump's decision to recognise Jerusalem as Israel's capital.

published on : 10th December 2017
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