Palestinians recall their envoy to the United States. The announcement comes just weeks after President Donald Trump announced he would recognise Jerusalem as the capital of Israel.
More than 40 Palestinians were injured in clashes with Israeli forces in Gaza on Friday amid continued fallout over US President Donald Trump’s recognition of Jerusalem as Israel’s capital. Palestinians in Bethlehem also protested.
The death of an eight-year-old local boy has been marked in Tel Aviv by the construction of what is claimed to be the tallest-ever Lego tower.
The controversial lawmaker was assigned a security detail a day later, after Hamas made their own threats against the lawmaker over the incident.
Symbolic recognition of Jerusalem as Israel’s capital – not necessarily moving specific embassies – is at the center of ongoing talks following Guatemalan President Jimmy Morales decision to move the country’s embassy.