Trump's announcement on Wednesday that the USA would recognise Jerusalem as Israel's capital, and begin the process of moving its embassy there from Tel Aviv, was met with protests and violence from Palestinians. Jerusalem is the capital of Israel.
During an appearance on CNN's State of the Union this morning, US Ambassador to the UN Nikki Haley was grilled by host Jake Tapper on the move, with the CNN anchor pressing her to explain how exactly this move helps the peace process between Palestinians and Israel.
The U.N. Security Council joined a chorus of voices in the worldwide community that condemned the decision, saying the move was "unhelpful in terms of prospects for peace in the region".
Haley defended Trump's decision and said that such a reaction from the global community was expected.
The announcement by Trump on Wednesday to move the embassy from Tel Aviv and to recognize Jerusalem as Israel's capital roiled much of the worldwide community - including the Palestinians, whose seat of government is in east Jerusalem.
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Haley explained that now the Palestinians and Israelis can decide the borders and the future of Jerusalem themselves. So, why shouldn't we have the embassy there?
Collins, speaking on CBS, said she is waiting until the final version of the tax bill is reconciled before weighing whether to support it. "Given that consciousness, how do you think people should assess the accusers of the president?" The Senate just overwhelmingly again voted to have the embassy moved. "The president did the will of the people".
She also lauded the "cultural shift" taking place in Hollywood, politics and elsewhere, adding she was "incredibly proud of the women who have come forward". Jeff Session, when he was appointed US attorney general earlier in the year.
"Now let's try and move the ball". "I would not take it". They're going to decide what they think Jerusalem should look like.
"For those who want to say this is a bad idea, ask us five and 10 years from now if you still think it was a bad idea", Haley said.
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