Palestinian Authority Foreign Minister Riyad al-Malki said that the plan tilts toward Israel and is unacceptable to the Palestinians.
The plan now faces hurdles in light of changes to Basic Law: Jerusalem.
Rivlin recalled that his political tutor, former Israeli prime minister Menachem Begin, once told him that "sometimes the obvious should be said."
"The recognition will have very serious implications and will be provocative to all Muslims' feelings."
Israel Land Fund’s Arieh King tells The Jerusalem Post the east Jerusalem neighborhood is undergoing a revolution.
Proponents of the bill say it's meant to keep the capital united, but the text allows for dividing it.
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The fruits of normalization among east Jerusalem Arabs.
Controversial Herzog speech calls to divide Jerusalem on day celebrating its reunification.
God’s covenant with Abraham and with Jerusalem, no matter the obstacles, forever endures.