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Israeli Minister Plans to Name Train Station After Trump Following Jerusalem Decision

Israeli Minister Plans to Name Train Station After Trump Following Jerusalem Decision

Following Guatemala's announcement Monday that it would move its embassy in Israel to Jerusalem, at least 10 other countries are in talks to move their own missions, Deputy Foreign Minister Tzipi Hotovely said.

Following the announcement that Guatemala has made a decision to move its embassy to Yerushalyim, Israeli Prime Minister Binyamin Netanyahu issued a statement predicting that "other countries will recognize Jerusalem and announce the relocation of their embassies".

Trump's announcement December 6 reversed decades of US policy and set off weeks of clashes between Palestinian protesters and Israeli security forces that have left at least a dozen Palestinians dead.

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In doing so, President Trump kept a campaign promise that he made in 2016, a promise also made by three other USA presidents in recent decades, but which no prior president was willing to fulfill.

The United States can not ethically act as a peace broker in the Middle East, due to its stated bias and violations of worldwide law, said Palestine President Mahmoud Abbas, APA reports quoting sputniknews.

The latest debate at the UN General Assembly about the status of Jerusalem highlighted one of the serious drawbacks of a two-state solution to the Israeli-Palestinian conflict.

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Yisrael Katz's plan, now in the initial stages, involves constructing two underground stations and excavating over 3km of tunnel beneath downtown Jerusalem and under the politically sensitive Old City.

The plan announced Wednesday will see the train continuing from the entrance of the city and travelling through a three-kilometre tunnel-some 190 feet underground-to reach inside the Old City's walls. One will be in an area of the Old City referred to as the Jewish Quarter.

The Dome of the Rock on the left and the Western Wall. Known in Israeli politics as "the bulldozer", he has succeeded in advancing numerous large infrastructure projects countrywide.

BJP Core Committee reviews Karnataka political situation
Speaking to reporters, Yeddyurappa accused Chief Minister Siddaramaiah and Congress of "playing politics" on the issue. Parrikar's letter follows a meeting of BJP leaders with party president Amit Shah in New Delhi on Wednesday.

Katz's plan involves digging tunnels underneath ancient holy sites in perhaps the most politically sensitive part of the world. 70 by Roman legions under Titus.


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