Obama: Decision to move embassy to J'lem postponed over controversy

By JPOST.COM STAFF
June 6, 2009 03:50

US President Barack Obama decided Friday to delay the transfer of the American Embassy from Tel Aviv to Jerusalem by another six months, explaining that US policy over Jerusalem had not changed. The White House announced that the decision was made due to a lack of agreement between Israel and the Palestinians over the status of the city.


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