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Jordan accuses Trump of violating international law

Jordan accused President Trump of violating international law after he recognized Jerusalem as Israel's capital on Wednesday evening. 

"The decision of the American president to recognize Jerusalem as Israel’s capital and the transfer of the US embassy to this city constitutes a violation of decisions of international law and the United Nations charter,” government official Mohammed Momani said. 

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