Against advice, Trump to recognize Jerusalem as Israel's capital | Washington Week

Against advice, Trump to recognize Jerusalem as Israel's capital

President Trump is set to reverse nearly seven decades of U.S. Middle East policy, as he is expected to announce that Washington will recognize Jerusalem as Israel's capital. The president plans to tell the State Department to begin moving the U.S. embassy from Tel Aviv.

Wednesday, December 6, 2017
CBS News
Topics: 
Israel
Donald Trump
Middle East
Foreign Policy
Author Info: Margaret Brennan
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President Trump is set to reverse nearly seven decades of U.S. Middle East policy, as he is expected to announce that Washington will recognize Jerusalem as Israel's capital. The president plans to tell the State Department to begin moving the U.S. embassy from Tel Aviv.
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