.
.
.
.

Jordan’s king welcomes US move to reopen consulate in Jerusalem

Published: Updated:

Jordan’s King Abdullah told US Secretary of State Antony Blinken he welcomed the administration’s move to reopen the US consulate in Jerusalem, state owned media said.

For the latest headlines, follow our Google News channel online or via the app.

Blinken said Tuesday the Biden administration would reopen its consulate in Jerusalem, which had served as a de facto embassy for the Palestinians until former President Donald Trump shuttered it in 2019.

Read more:

Israeli police fire stun grenades at stone-throwing Palestinians in Jerusalem

Saudi Arabia reaffirms commitment to Palestinian state with East Jerusalem as capital

US closes Jerusalem consulate, demoting Palestinian mission

Top Content Trending