The United States, Israel's greatest ally, has officially proclaimed that Jerusalem is the capital of the Jewish state.
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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.
Addressing speculation of a new American peace plan, PM Netanyahu said Israel's position will be determined based on her security interests.
Named for an American veteran who was killed in a terror attack in Israel last year, the measure would cut Palestinian aid if payments for terrorists do not stop.