Tillerson says US still supports two-state solution, dialogue on J'lem

December 7, 2017 17:16
Breaking news

Breaking news. (photo credit: JPOST STAFF)


Dear Reader,
As you can imagine, more people are reading The Jerusalem Post than ever before. Nevertheless, traditional business models are no longer sustainable and high-quality publications, like ours, are being forced to look for new ways to keep going. Unlike many other news organizations, we have not put up a paywall. We want to keep our journalism open and accessible and be able to keep providing you with news and analyses from the frontlines of Israel, the Middle East and the Jewish World.

As one of our loyal readers, we ask you to be our partner.

For $5 a month you will receive access to the following:

  • A user experience almost completely free of ads
  • Access to our Premium Section
  • Content from the award-winning Jerusalem Report and our monthly magazine to learn Hebrew - Ivrit
  • A brand new ePaper featuring the daily newspaper as it appears in print in Israel

Help us grow and continue telling Israel’s story to the world.

Thank you,

Ronit Hasin-Hochman, CEO, Jerusalem Post Group
Yaakov Katz, Editor-in-Chief


United States Secratary of State Rex Tillerson said the United States still supports a two-state solution and the decision to recognize Jerusalem as Israel's capital is "just a recognition of reality."

All of Israel's government offices are largely in Jerusalem already, so the US is just recognizing the reality of that," Tillerson said after a Friends of Georgia Photo Opportunity.

He also reaffirmed that the US does not consider the decision to "finalize the status of Jerusalem," which is up to Israel and the Palestinians to discuss.

"We're very committed to the peace process still," Tillerson said.

Join Jerusalem Post Premium Plus now for just $5 and upgrade your experience with an ads-free website and exclusive content. Click here>>

Related Content

Breaking news
September 23, 2018
UAE denies Iranian allegations of links to military parade attackers