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Jerusalem as capital

Arab nations to lobby for East Jerusalem as Palestine's capital

Palestinians claim East Jerusalem as the capital of a future state. Israel regards Jerusalem as its eternal and indivisible capital.

07 Jan 2018 1:47 PM

ISIS threatens rival Hamas with video, executes accused accomplice

‘In the video, the man accused of collaborating with Hamas' military wing is executed.’

05 Jan 2018 5:35 PM

Christmas lights dimmed by tensions in Bethlehem after Trump’s Jerusalem move

‘Dozens of groups have pulled out of planned visits to Bethlehem after being scared off by the announcement and subsequent violence.

24 Dec 2017 2:04 PM

Trump threatens countries against his Jerusalem move at UN, including India

Speaking at the emergency session, US Ambassador Nikki Haley warned the United States ‘will remember this day.’

22 Dec 2017 4:04 PM

Hafiz Saeed issues political comments against US, Israel on Jerusalem issue

Saeed and the JuD were already banned by the UN while US has put USD 10 million bounty on the arrest of Hafiz Saeed.

22 Dec 2017 3:40 PM


US’ threats fall on deaf ears: UN votes denouncing Trump’s Jerusalem move

The resolution reaffirmed what has been the United Nations’ stand on the divided holy city since 1967.

22 Dec 2017 12:08 PM

UN ‘house of lies,’ says Netanyahu before Jerusalem vote

Netanyahu, in his speech, thanked Trump and Haley for ‘their brave and uncompromising stance.’

21 Dec 2017 8:28 PM

Nikki Haley Trump's eyes: Will tell boss Jerusalem move opposers' names

Trump's December 6 decision to recognise Jerusalem broke with international consensus, triggering protests across the Muslim world.

20 Dec 2017 5:34 PM

Discount for N Koreans at Gaza eatery for Kim Jong Jerusalem support

Kim responded by calling Trump a ‘dotard’ and slamming his decision as a ‘reckless, wicked act.’

18 Dec 2017 10:43 AM

Protests take place in Pakistan against Trump’s Jerusalem decision

Protests have persisted in Pakistan since Trump’s announcement angered Muslims across the world.

18 Dec 2017 9:49 AM


Indonesians protest Trump's Jerusalem decision, march for Palestinians

Dressed mostly in white, the demonstrators urged the US to change its decision.

17 Dec 2017 5:12 PM

Attacker shouting 'Allahu Akbar' attacks 2 Danish nationals in Gabon

The two men, who were working for the National Geographic channel, were stabbed while shopping in a market popular with tourists.

17 Dec 2017 5:09 PM

UNSC considering resolution to rescind Trump’s Jerusalem move

Diplomats say it has broad support but will likely be vetoed by Washington.

17 Dec 2017 10:55 AM

Trump’s Jerusalem decision overshadows Pence's trip to Middle East

Pence, a strong supporter of Trump’s decision, will spend three days in the region with stops in Israel and Egypt.

16 Dec 2017 4:37 PM

ISIS threatens US of attacks over ‘your dog’ Trump’s Jerusalem decision

Washington triggered widespread anger and protests across the Arab world with its decision on Jerusalem.

14 Dec 2017 6:15 PM


‘No peace or stability’ unless Jerusalem recognised as capital: Palestinian Prez

‘Jerusalem is and will forever be the capital of the Palestinian state,’ Mahmud Abbas said.

13 Dec 2017 4:20 PM

Jerusalem row: 8 detained at anti-Trump protests in Cairo

Those detained, included a female activist, who are accused of links to the Muslim Brotherhood group.

11 Dec 2017 6:02 PM

EU ministers shake heads at Trump’s Jerusalem move, Netanyahu’s request

The EU believes it has a duty to make its voice heard as the Palestinians' biggest aid donor and Israel's biggest trade partner.

11 Dec 2017 5:10 PM

Jerusalem row: Palestinians 'walking away' from peace, says US

The comments come after the Palestinian Authority said that its president Mahmud Abbas would refuse to meet Pence.

11 Dec 2017 12:50 PM

3 men arrested in Swedish synagogue fire bomb attack after Trump’s Jerusalem move

No one was injured in the attack late Saturday during a youth event at the synagogue.

10 Dec 2017 5:21 PM