west Jerusalem - updates

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Palestinians slam Australia's move on Jerusalem

Dec 15, 2018 - 7:18 PM

A senior Palestinian official says the Australian decision to open a trade office in the city violated international law

PALESTINE REACTS. In this file photo, Palestine Liberation Organization's Secretary General Saeb Erekat speaks to journalists during a press conference in the West Bank city of Ramallah on September 11, 2018. Photo by Ahmad Gharabli/AFP

'Shameful': Palestine slams Guatemala's Jerusalem embassy move

Dec 26, 2017 - 10:37 AM

Israelis see the whole of Jerusalem as their undivided capital while the Palestinians view East Jerusalem as the capital of their future state

'ILLEGAL ACT'. Palestinians say Guatemala cannot follow the US's move of moving their embassy to Jerusalem. AFP file photo

Following Trump's lead, Guatemala to move embassy to Jerusalem

Dec 25, 2017 - 9:23 AM

(UPDATED) Guatemala president Jimmy Morales is the first leader to back US President Donald Trump's controversial change of stance on the holy city

CAPITAL QUARREL. Guatemala is set to move their embassy from Tel Aviv to Israel

Recognize East Jerusalem as Palestinian capital – Islamic leaders

Dec 13, 2017 - 7:57 PM

(UPDATED) Palestinian president Mahmoud Abbas warns that the United States no longer has a role to play in the peace process

HIS HIGHNESS. File photo of Saudi King Salman bin Abdulaziz speaking during a meeting of the Saudi-Iraqi Bilateral Coordination Council in the capital Riyadh on October 22, 2017. Photo by Alex Brandon/POOL/AFP