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  Tevet 14, 5777 , 12/01/17

PA Prime Minister warns of 'explosion' if U.S. embassy moves

Palestinian Authority (PA) Prime Minister Rami Hamdallah on Wednesday urged the international community to speak out against the intention of the new United States administration to move the American embassy to Jerusalem.

Speaking with visiting Norwegian Foreign Minister Borge Brende, Hamdallah warned that moving the embassy would lead to "an explosion in the security situation in the entire region".

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