Middle East | With his Jerusalem play, Trump grasps a nettle others feared

With his Jerusalem play, Trump grasps a nettle others feared

US president's boldness ends years of dithering in Washington. It's also likely to scupper hopes of the peace process being revived and herald another (unsuccessful) intifada

December 7, 2017 6:45 PM (UTC+8)
US President Donald Trump and ‪Vice President Mike Pence‬ arrive for Trump to deliver remarks recognizing Jerusalem as the capital of Israel at the White House, on December 6, 2017. Photo: Jonathan Ernst
US President Donald Trump and ‪Vice President Mike Pence‬ arrive for Trump to deliver remarks recognizing Jerusalem as the capital of Israel at the White House, on December 6, 2017. Photo: Jonathan Ernst
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