Thursday, December 7, 2017

Top Dem Told Trump To Declare Jerusalem Israel’s Capital

By Jack Crowe

Senate Minority Leader Chuck Schumer broke with two of his Democratic colleagues by advising President Donald Trump to declare Jerusalem the capital of Israel, a declaration that is likely to accompany the relocation of the U.S. embassy.

Schumer told The Weekly Standard Tuesday that he recommended Trump declare Jerusalem the “undivided” capital of Israel. Trump is expected to recognize Jerusalem as the capital Wednesday, and will likely announce that he’s directed the State Department to begin the years-long process of relocating the embassy to the city.

The recommendation is in keeping with Schumer’s October statement on the issue.

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Source: The Daily Caller (via The Empire Report) 

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