World reacts to US Israel embassy relocation plans

The EU, UN, Turkey and the Arab world have united in their response against US President Donald Trump’s announcement to recognize Jerusalem as the capital of Israel – a move that undermines international law.

Dispute over Jerusalem: From 1917 to 2017

The UN Security Council calls for the ‘immediate and total’ halt of illegal settlement activities in the West Bank and East Jerusalem – both of which it considers ‘occupied territory.’