128 countries at UN vote to call for US to withdraw Jerusalem decision

By REUTERS
December 21, 2017 19:20
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In a blow to US President Donald Trump and Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu, the UN overwhelmingly voted in favor of calling for the US to withdraw its decision to recognize Jerusalem as Israel's capital.

128 voted in favor, nine voted against and 35 abstained.




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