Malaysians protest outside US embassy over Trump's Jerusalem decision

By REUTERS, JPOST.COM STAFF
December 8, 2017 08:07

KUALA LUMPUR, MALAYSIA - Muslims gather outside the US. embassy in Kuala Lumpur after Friday prayers to protest against President Donald Trump's decision to recognize Jerusalem as the capital of Israel.

The Palestinian news agency WAFA reported that PLO Ambassador to the UN Riyad Mansour called on the UN Security Council “to act swiftly” to avoid “this extremely dangerous situation, which constitutes a threat to international peace and security.”

Russia, Egypt, and several European countries are expected to voice their objection to the US decision when the Security Council meets on Friday in New - York.


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