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Wise advise, SHUTTER the US Embassy and move back to a secure Tel Aviv.

In swipe at Biden, Netanyahu pledges to 'build in Jerusalem' despite `pressure' | JPost |

Prime Minister Netanyahu weighed in on the recent tensions in Jerusalem at the start of the weekly cabinet meeting on Sunday, emphasizing that Israel retains the right to "build in Jerusalem," after the Biden administration criticized the impeding evictions of Palestinian families in East Jerusalem and Israeli construction in the West Bank.

"We emphatically reject the pressures not to build in Jerusalem. Unfortunately, these pressures have been increasing of late. I say even to our best friends: Jerusalem is the capital of Israel. Just as every people builds its capital and in its capital, so too do we reserve the right to build Jerusalem and in Jerusalem. This is what we have done and what we will continue to do," he said, according to a statement from his office.

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Three times since the beginning of April, US officials reached out to the Prime Minister's Office to express their opposition to Israeli steps to build beyond the Green Line, Channel 12 reported.

Security Alert: U.S. Embassy Jerusalem

by Oui on Mon May 10th, 2021 at 06:28:51 PM EST

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