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UK's Johnson says Trump's recognition of Jerusalem not helpful

Reuters Agency

British Foreign Secretary Boris Johnson said on Thursday U.S. recognition of Jerusalem as Israel's capital was "not helpful" and that the world would like to see some serious announcements from President Donald Trump on how to resolve Middle Eastern issues.

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Erdoğan: Trump’s Jerusalem step ‘will throw the region into a ring of fire'
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Erdoğan: Trump’s Jerusalem step ‘will throw the region into a ring of fire'

U.S. President Donald Trump's decision to recognize Jerusalem as Israel's capital has set the region ablaze, said Turkey's president. Erdoğan slammed the moving, saying “Taking such a step throws particularly this region into a ring of fire. Mr. Trump, what are you trying to do? What kind of stance is this?” at Esenboğa Airport in the capital Ankara, before leaving for a visit to Greece.


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