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  Kislev 19, 5778 , 07/12/17

Indonesian president to US: Reconsider Jerusalem moves

Indonesian President Joko Widodo condemned on Thursday the United States decision to recognize Jerusalem as Israel's capital and move its embassy from Tel Aviv to Jerusalem.

In an address from the Bogor presidential palace, Widodo said, “We urge the U.S. to reconsider the decision.” Reuters quoted him as saying "This can rock global security and stability."

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