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Jerusalem: No decision to sanction Nigeria, others yet – US

The United States Government is considering measures to take against Nigeria and others for voting in support of the United Nations’ resolution against the US’ recognition of Jerusalem as the capital of Israel.

UN demands all states comply with resolutions on Jerusalem

Member States in the UN General Assembly by an overwhelming majority, on Thursday demanded that all countries comply with Security Council resolutions regarding the status of Jerusalem.

US vetoes UN resolution rejecting Donald Trump’s Jerusalem decision

The US has vetoed a draft UN Security Council resolution rejecting President Donald Trump’s decision to recognise Jerusalem as the capital of Israel.

Lebanon wants punishment for countries which recognises Jerusalem as Israel’s capital

President of Lebanon, Michel Aoun, has called for a “united and gradual diplomatic and economic punishment against any state which recognises Jerusalem as Israel’s capital,” the Anadolu Agency reported.

Donald Trump Jerusalem move sparks Palestinian protests, clashes

US President Donald Trump’s recognition of Jerusalem as Israel’s capital sparked Palestinian protests, clashes and a call for a new intifada on Thursday as fears grew of fresh bloodshed in the region.

International warnings as Trump delays Jerusalem decision

International leaders warned US President Donald Trump Tuesday that he risked outraging Muslims and jeopardising Middle East peace efforts if he recognized Jerusalem as the Israeli capital and moved the US embassy there.

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