Donald Trump recognising Jerusalem as Israel's capital will have a huge blowback
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Donald Trump recognising Jerusalem as Israel's capital will have a huge blowback

Geeta Mohan | December 07,2017

Palestine is definitely not happy with the development.

Palestinians have announced a day of rage over US President Donald Trump’s decision to recognise Jerusalem as the capital of Israel. In the long-run, the American decision to move its embassy from Tel Aviv to the fiercely contested holy city could hamper the US-mediated peace process between Israel and Palestine.

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