The United States, Israel's greatest ally, has officially proclaimed that Jerusalem is the capital of the Jewish state.
Stand for Israel Blog - Jerusalem
Ahead of the U.S. announcement on Jerusalem as Israel's capital, PM Netanyahu lauds the recognition of the Jewish state's historical and national identity.
Trump telephoned the PA chief and the King of Jordan, and plans to call PM Netanyahu, to let them know he intends to relocate the US embassy from Tel Aviv to the Holy City.
Amid diplomatic backlash over the possible change in the American stance on the Holy City, Israel says Jerusalem is its capital whether other nations recognize it or not.
A Jerusalem market at night