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Trump recognizes Jerusalem as the capital of Israel

Ⓒ AFP – MANDEL NGAN – | US President Donald Trump in a speech in which his country recognizes Jerusalem as the capital of Israel, December 6, 2017 in Washington

Donald Trump acknowledged Wednesday “officially Jerusalem as the capital of Israel”, breaking with decades of American and international diplomacy.

The US president has demanded “a new approach” to the Israeli-Palestinian conflict, ensuring a promise that his predecessors “failed” to respect.

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