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  Sivan 3, 5778 , 17/05/18

Report: Arab League effort to prevent more Jerusalem embassy transfers

The Arab League's foreign ministers will decide on a draft resolution that includes a swift Arab move to prevent the transfer of additional foreign embassies to Jerusalem, according to the London- based Asharq Al-Awsat daily.

The proposal is expected to include a demand that the United States and all the countries of the world recognize eastern Jerusalem as the capital of a Palestinian Authority state opposite recognition of "western Jerusalem" as the capital of Israel.

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