While right-wing Israelis have been celebrating the decision, likening it to the 1917 Balfour declaration announcing British support for the establishment of a "national home for the Jewish people", for Palistinians, both Christian and Muslim, "there is despair". "Such unilateral steps contrary to worldwide agreements will not change the legal status of Jerusalem as it is under occupation".
Longtime American critic, Muqtada al-Sadr, echoed that thought, saying those governments should expel Israeli diplomats and temporarily shutter American embassies.
His Holiness Aram I, Catholicos of the Holy See of Cilicia, also rejected President Trump's recent recognition of Jerusalem as the capital of Israel.
"We are certain that such steps will yield increased hatred, conflict, violence and suffering in Jerusalem and the Holy Land", the leaders said in a letter to Trump, "moving us farther from the goal of unity and deeper toward destructive division".
In their letter, the Church leaders say that they are "following, with concern, the reports about the possibility of changing how the United States understands and deals with the status of Jerusalem". We should have no preconditions, but we have to build trust.
The 13 signatories of the letter included six Catholic officials, as well as representatives of Eastern Orthodoxy, Oriental Orthodoxy, Anglicanism, and Lutheranism.
"Egypt condemns the U.S.' decision to recognize Jerusalem as the capital of Israel and to move its ambassador to Jerusalem". However, Palestinians claim East Jerusalem for the capital of the Palestinian state.
"The U.S. president's decision to recognize Jerusalem as the capital of Israel threatens the peace process and the stability in the region".
It called upon the world to stand against this decision and called the Arab and Islamic states to take firm stance against this unfair decision. For this reason, they plead that that Jerusalem not to be deprived of peace. However, under Trump's new plan, the US embassy is to be relocated from Tel Aviv to Jerusalem.
In Iraq, Prime Minister Haider al-Abadi, a close US partner in the fight against the Islamic State, called on Trump to reverse the decision, warning that it could further destabilize the region.
More than 30 Palestinians have been injured in clashes across the West Bank and the Gaza Strip amid protests against Trump's decision.
"Malaysia reaffirms that the issue of Jerusalem is at the core of the Palestinian cause and request that all member states of the United Nations not to recognise any changes in the pre-1967 borders, including in connection with Jerusalem", it said.
Saturday with a traffic sign protruding from its sunroof and followed the auto into the parking lot of the Plaza 46 diner. The woman claimed not to know the sign was there and allegedly drove for miles with it protruding out of the vehicle .
The Rams' practice schedule for Thursday and Friday has yet to be determined. "A little chink in your armor, if there is any". Ertz has matched up with the Rams only once in his career, back in 2014. "My pops will be there, so that will be cool".
Have you been watching The Game Awards? A place where you can go to escape the vicissitudes of everyday life. Furthermore, Bethesda announced that it will discount all of its latest games this weekend by 50%.
There are three different snowflakes and all are studded with silver glitter to better blend in with your other ornaments. Pine cones are some of my favorite ornaments for my woodland themed Yule tree because they look so natural on the tree.
The Bayonetta Non-Stop Climax Edition will come with a steelbook case, art cards, and other goods for Nintendo Switch. Anyway, we're always down for more Bayonetta , and happy she's become an unofficial Nintendo mascot.
Fans of Job Simulator will be happy to hear that Owlchemy Labs is back with its new game: Vacation Simulator . Owlchemy Labs premiered the game with a trailer shown during The Game Awards 2017 pre-show.
This new product is seen as possibly appeasing "record-industry executives who have pushed for more revenue from YouTube". At the time, the company was planning to launch the new service later this year.
A 18-7 Sixers run in the fourth cut what was once a 16-point Lakers lead down to four, 92-88, with over six minutes to play. The Lakers bounced back from a five-game losing streak with the win headed into a road game in Charlotte on Snday (AEDT).
Norman Reedus and Hideo Kojima then took the stage, bringing up the cancellation of Silent Hills , their previous collaboration. It appears that Reedus' character has crash landed somewhere unsafe , where invisible creatures roam the land.
Seattle plans to have a new arena ready by 2020 with the intent of luring National Hockey League and NBA teams as anchor tenants. Seattle would have a natural rivalry with some of the other teams in the West, particularly those in Western Canada.
SoulCalibur VI will release for PC in 2018
The gameplay trailer showed off both characters using weapons that had different coloured lighting. SoulCalibur 6 signals Bandai Namco's intent to move beyond it's other big fighting series Tekken.
THQ Nordic reveals new survival game, Fade to Silence
Fade to Silence promises dynamic, accumulating snow, real-time snow trails, and completely immersive weather effects. It is set to release on Steam Early Access on December 14, 2017 with a final release scheduled for August 2018.
Israeli army fires at Hamas post in Gaza, no injuries
President Donald Trump's decision to recognize Jerusalem as the capital of Israel, in the northern Gaza Strip December 7, 2017. On Thursday, Hamas terror group leader Ismail Haniyeh called for a new Palestinian intifada, or uprising.
Game Awards 2017: From Software teases shadows dying
The teaser shows what seems to be some sort of torture device attached to a bone that is shaking due to the tension. Original story: The Game Awards pre-show ended with a glimpse of the next game from the folks at FromSoftware.
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