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  Kislev 19, 5778 , 07/12/17

Saudi Arabia blasts 'irresponsible' Trump

Saudi Arabia on Wednesday night slammed U.S. President Donald Trump's decision to recognize Jerusalem as Israel's capital, calling the move "unjustified and irresponsible".

"The kingdom expresses great regret over the U.S. president's decision to recognize Jerusalem as the capital of Israel," said a Saudi royal court statement carried by the official Saudi Press Agency and quoted by AFP.

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