December 21, 2017

U.N. resoundingly rejects U.S. decision on Jerusalem in pointed rebuke

The U.N. General Assembly on Thursday overwhelmingly passed a measure rejecting the Trump administration’s decision to recognize Jerusalem as Israel’s capital, which was repeatedly criticized as undermining prospects for peace.

Despite blunt warnings that U.S. aid to countries that backed the resolution and even funding for the United Nations itself may be cut,.. Read more.

Washington Post

- UN General Assembly rejects Trump's Jerusalem move - Al Jazeera
- Rebuking Trump, U.N. General Assembly Condemns U.S. Decision on Jerusalem - NY Times

- ‘Shame on U(N):’ Right and Left come out against Jerusalem decision  (video) - JPost
- After UN vote, Erdogan says he expects Trump to rescind Jerusalem move - Times of Israel

- The UN Vote Is Mild Rebuke for Israel but a Stinging Slap in the Face for Trump (paywall) - Haaretz

- VN-lidstaten massaal tegen Jeruzalem-besluit Trump - NOS
- VN: Trump moet erkenning Jeruzalem als hoofdstad terugdraaien - AD

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