Trump names Jerusalem as capital, critics brand it a ‘declaration of war’

President Donald Trump making his statement about recognising Jerusalem as Israel's capital despite intense Arab, Muslim ...

Israel considers the city its eternal and indivisible capital and wants all embassies based there. Palestinians want the capital of an independent Palestinian state to be in the city’s eastern sector, which Israel captured in the 1967 Middle East war and annexed in a move never recognised internationally.

Trump names Jerusalem as capital, critics brand it a ‘declaration of war’