On 6 December 2017 the Trump presidential official policy 7 decades of America with the Holy Jerusalem is the capital of Israel led many Middle Eastern leaders oppose.
“I have decided that this is the time to officially recognize Jerusalem as the capital of Israel itself. Many of the former President has confirmed this is the big promise in the election campaign but could not perform. Now I’m making his promise, “said Trump spoke at the White House.
President Trump also directed the U.S. State Department began the process of moving the headquarters of the U.S. Embassy in Tel Aviv to Jerusalem.
Acknowledge the concerns of the five Arab leaders about the issue, the President of Trump stressed the recognition does not mean u.s. policy changes in the last frontier issues of Israel and the future Palestinian State.
“We are not expressing views on the final regulation, including the final borders of Israel’s sovereignty with Jerusalem. This is a matter between the parties concerned. The US maintains a deep commitment in assisting in building a peace agreement which both sides agree “, the President of Trump said.
Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu quickly welcomed the statement of Mr. Trump’s “historic milestone” and urged other countries act similarly.
The kiss of death for the peace agreement
Meanwhile, Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas last night confirmed 6/12 of Jerusalem is the “eternal capital of the Palestinian State”. Mr Abbas said the President’s decision to Trump “showing the retreat of the United States in the peace mediation”.
Some Palestinian experts compare the dynamics of Mr. Trump as the “Kiss of death” with the two-State solution. The most recent round of peace talks brokered by Washington has collapsed in 2014.
The Arab world emerged simultaneously declared by the President of Trump.
The Government of Egypt, the first country to sign on to the Arab peace agreement with Israel in 1979, rejected Washington’s recognition, affirming the status of Jerusalem will not change.
Qatar’s Foreign Minister Sheikh Mohammed bin Abdulrahman al-Thani said his actions Trump is “given the death penalty with all those who seek peace.” He said that this was a “dangerous escalation”.
The Kingdom of Jordan reaffirms the recognition of Jerusalem as the “legally worthless.” Jordan is the second Arab country to sign peace agreement with Israel in 1994.
Meanwhile, hundreds of people gathered before the Court of the American Consul General in Istanbul, Turkey, to protest. The country’s Foreign Ministry calls the actions of Mr. Trump was “irresponsible”.
“We call on the US Administration to reconsider this misguided decision, when it can lead to negative consequences; through it to avoid the harm to the status of historical and cultural diversity of Jerusalem “the Turkish Foreign Ministry, said.
Committed to the two-State solution
Some major u.s. allies, including France, which also opposed his claim to Trump.
“I do not support this unilateral action. This is pity, because France does not approve nor go against international law, or all of the resolutions of the Security Council, “the French President Emmanuel Macron said.
Macron President affirmed “the status of Jerusalem is the international security issues affect the entire international community,” stressed “France and Europe are committed to the two-State solution in which Israel and Palestine live side by side in peace”.
Un Secretary-General Antonio Guterres also stated “there is no alternative to the two-State solution between the Palestinians and Israel. The final regulation of the Jerusalem problem must be solved directly between the parties concerned “.
Donald John Trump is President of u.s. 45. Before that, he was renowned as a billionaire entrepreneur, television producer. Trump’s name is known to many through the reality television program The Apprentice with the phrase “you’re fired” (you were). In addition, he is also part owner of the beauty contests like Miss Universe, Miss America …
Did you know: Trump was twice as a candidate for Emmy, appeared in television programs and movies as yourself but under the angle of humor.
Date of birth: 14/6/1946
Political party: Republican
Property: 3.5 billion dollar (estimated, 5/2017)
Wife: Ivana Zelníčková (1977-1992), Marla Maples (1993-1999), Melania Knauss (2005-present)
Height: 1, 88m