Vatican disputes US decision on Jerusalem

Before the Pope's Christmas Eve Mass, an extraordinary upheaval is taking place in the Vatican due to the US recognition of Jerusalem as Israel's capital.

    Before the Pope's Christmas Eve Mass, an extraordinary upheaval is taking place in the smallest state in the world.

    The US recognition of Jerusalem as Israel's capital has come under fire from the Vatican.

    Pope Francis has been a staunch critic, calling on Donald Trump to respect the status quo.

    Al Jazeera's Peter Sharp reports from the Vatican.


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