Capital of Israel
U.S. President Trump’s threat to cut off financial aid did not stop Egypt from defending the right of Palestinians to have Jerusalem as Palestine’s capital.
Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu said Wednesday that Palestinians should work on achieving peace instead of escalating the situation.
Council of Senior Scholars of Al-Azhar will hold an emergency session Tuesday to discuss the repercussions of Trump's declaration regarding Jerusalem.
Palestinian Foreign Minister Riyad al-Maliki said Palestine has no intention to withdraw from the peace process.