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  Sivan 3, 5778 , 17/05/18

Jerusalem mayor thanks Guatemalan president for embassy move

Jerusalem Mayor Nir Barkat hosted President Jimmy Morales of Guatemala and his ministerial delegation, this morning at the Tower of David in the capital's Old City, on the occasion of the return of the Guatemalan embassy to Jerusalem.

The mayor noted, "Guatemala was the first country to open their embassy in Jerusalem, and they are the first to return their embassy to Jerusalem. I thanked President Morales for the decision to return the Guatemalan embassy to our eternal capital, and for the warm friendship between our peoples."

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