Jerusalem

Hamas leader warns against US 'deal of the century'

Hamas leader says US has proposed Abu Dis as capital of a future Palestinian state instead of East Jerusalem.

Ismail Haniya warns against US 'deal of the century'

Jerusalem

Monument of the past: Jordan's relationship with Jerusalem

In 1965, King Hussein wanted to make a material statement regarding Jordan’s sovereignty over East Jerusalem. After declaring it to be the Hashemite Kingdom’s second capital, he decided to build a vacation residence on the summit of Tell el-Ful.

Jerusalem

Jerusalem: Competing claims over a contested city

With holy sites for each Abrahamic faith within a couple hundred metres of one another, the story of Jerusalem has long been one of competing claims and shared history.

Jerusalem

Teen becomes 15th Palestinian killed since Trump move

Mohammed Sami al-Dahdouh was shot in Gaza protesting Trump’s decision to recognise Jerusalem as Israeli capital.

Palestinian youth wounded in anti-Trump protest dies

Jerusalem

'Null and void': UN defies threats to reject Trump move

General Assembly resoundingly passes draft resolution rejecting US recognition of Jerusalem as Israel's capital.

UN General Assembly rejects Trump's Jerusalem move

Middle East

Palestinian teen in coma after shot with rubber bullet

Mohammed Tamimi shot in the face with rubber bullet by Israeli security forces during protests over US Jerusalem move.

Palestinian teen in coma after shot with rubber bullet

Jerusalem

Saudi king decries Trump decision's 'extreme bias'

Salman reiterates Kingdom's commitment to Palestinian state with East Jerusalem as capital in address to Shura Council.

Saudi King Salman decries Trump's Jerusalem decision

Jerusalem

Putin, Erdogan warn US move risks escalating tensions

Russian leader ends whirlwind regional tour in Turkey, criticising Trump's decision to call Jerusalem Israel's capital.

Hezbollah

Hezbollah chief calls for strategy to confront Israel

As thousands rally in Beirut against Trump's Jerusalem move, Hassan Nasrallah vows to renew focus on Palestinian cause.

Hezbollah's Hassan Nasrallah vows to focus on Palestine

Jerusalem

Anger and mourning as Palestinian protests continue

Dozens injured and arrested as rallies continue for fourth day after US decision to declare Jerusalem Israel's capital.

Jerusalem

Why Jerusalem is not the capital of Israel

No country in the world recognises Jerusalem as Israel's capital.

Why Jerusalem is not the capital of Israel

Jerusalem

'Dangerous and unjust': Arab League condemns US move

Arab states hold emergency meeting in Cairo to discuss Trump's recognition of Jerusalem as the capital of Israel.

Jerusalem

Arrests, clashes as Palestinians continue to protest

Israeli forces arrest three Palestinians as they fired stun grenades to disperse a crowd of mostly peaceful protesters.

Jerusalem

Trump move shows 'US and Israel are the same thing'

Palestinians continue 'day of rage' protests against Trump's decision to recognise Jerusalem as Israel's capital.

Palestinians 'ready to sacrifice' for Jerusalem

Israeli–Palestinian conflict

Trump ignores warnings with 'reckless Jerusalem move'

Amid outcry, US leader declares it is time to recognise Jerusalem as Israeli capital and says embassy to be moved there.