Another way Trump will get us Killed: to move US embassy in Israel to Jerusalem | Informed Comment

All Trump’s Mideast Wars: 26,000 troops overseas

Israel conquered most of Jerusalem and its hinterlands in 1967. It then annexed these regions in a quite illegal move. Occupying powers are not allowed to annex occupied territory, by the UN Charter and the Geneva Conventions (which were enacted to discourage people from acting like Nazis). The disposition of Jerusalem in the law should depend on final status negotiations between Israel and the state of Palestin Another way Trump will get us Killed: to move US embassy in Israel to Jerusalem | Informed Comment