PA TV newsreader wears black shirt with text: “Jerusalem – the capital of the State of Palestine”


 
Official PA TV News, on the cancellation of PA Chairman Mahmoud Abbas' meeting with US Vice President Mike Pence.
Visual: The official PA TV newsreader is wearing a black shirt with the logo of the official PA TV channel on it and the text: “Jerusalem – the capital of the State of Palestine.”
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US recognition of Jerusalem as capital of Israel - On Dec. 6, 2017, US President Donald Trump gave a speech formally recognizing Jerusalem as the capital of Israel and stating that he had instructed the State Department to begin preparations to transfer the US embassy from Tel Aviv to Jerusalem. Trump concluded by stating that the US is still fully committed to the peace process in the Middle East. Following his speech, Trump signed the waiver to delay the transfer of the embassy, and apparently will continue to do so until preparations for the transfer have been completed.


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