Lavrov: Transfer of US Embassy to Jerusalem stalled settlement negotiations

Lavrov: Transfer of US Embassy to Jerusalem stalled settlement negotiations

Part of the U.S. Consulate building on Monday will become the embassy, which now is in Tel Aviv.

Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu has praised Trump for "making history", on the event in Jerusalem saying to the 32 foreign representatives gathered in the crowd to "move your embassies to Jerusalem because it's the right thing to do because it advances peace".

The heritage center is located in the heart of Jerusalem's Nahalat Shiva neighborhood and works to educate visitors about the courageous non-Jews who assisted the Jewish people during the British Mandate in Palestine, the Holocaust, and the State of Israel's early days as a new nation.

He called upon all components of the Palestinian people to participate in peaceful demonstrations against the relocation of the US embassy to Jerusalem and against the extremist Israeli measures.

Ivanka Trump has landed in Israel for the inauguration of the US Jerusalem embassy on Monday, as protesters in Gaza prepare for a day of rallies along the frontier that are expected to be met with gunfire.

The 1-kilometer tunnel was only meters away from the border fence near the Erez crossing into Israel and a short distance away from a kibbutz, said the Israel Defense Forces (IDF) spokesman.

More than 40 Palestinians have been killed in the latest violence.

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Since March 30, the Palestinians have been organizing protests, demonstrations and rallies calling it "the Great March of Return".

"If you're not prepared to recognize that Jerusalem is the capital of Israel and that's where the American Embassy should be, then you're operating on a completely different wavelength", Bolton told ABC's This Week.

Veteran Palestinian negotiator Nabil Shaath thinks there's still hope, citing long-term trends he believes favour the Palestinians, including growing disagreements between the Trump administration and traditional U.S. allies, and demographic pressure on Israel as the numbers of Arabs and Jews in the Holy Land approach parity.

President Trump's last name is used for branding purposes throughout the world. "Today's move of the United States embassy gives life to a religious conflict instead of a dignified peace". Former Presidents Bill Clinton and George W. Bush made the same pledge to move the embassy to Jerusalem on the campaign trail, only to abandon it after winning the White House. "You deserve a better future", the leaflets said. Nethanyahu praised President Trump's "bold decision" to move the embassy to contested Jerusalem.

When Trump announced the embassy move in December, he asserted that the move was a "recognition of reality".

The State Department said in a statement that the administration remains committed to brokering a lasting peace deal.

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