“At this time, there are no changes to our current practices regarding place of birth on Consular Reports of Birth Abroad and US Passports.”
The protesters were joined by Joint Arab List Knesset Members Yousef Jabareen, who told them to "keep on fighting for coexistence. We should be proud of our struggle."
Haniyeh called on the Palestinian Authority to get out of the "Oslo tunnel, where the Palestinians lived through pain and suffering," declaring: "There is no longer a peace process or settlement."
"We expect there to be resistance to this news in the Middle East and around the world. We are still judging the impact this decision will have on US facilities and personnel overseas."
"The Czech Republic together with other EU member states, following the EU Foreign Affaires Council Conclusions, considers Jerusalem to be future capital of both states..."
"He is declaring war in the Middle East, he is declaring war against 1.5 billion Muslims; hundreds of millions of Christians . . ."
"The Christmas tree was switched off on the order of the mayor today in protest at Trump's decision," said a Bethlehem municipal spokesperson.
"We congratulate President Trump and hope that other countries will follow suit and adopt the policy of recognizing Jerusalem as Israel’s capital."
"This is just a reality check."
Palestinian Authority Leadership Condemns Historic US Decision to Recognize Jerusalem as Capital of Israel
"This is the most dangerous decision that any U.S. president has ever taken."
"Peace is never beyond the grasp of those willing to reach it."
"But today we finally acknowledge the obvious -- that Jerusalem is Israel's capital."
"Just a dose of reality... I think popping this bubble is what's upset a lot of people."
President Trump recognizes Jerusalem as the capital of Israel
"I cannot keep quiet about my deep worry about the situation that has been created in the last few days."
If you haven't yet lost your notion of being a link in a chain that began with an elderly guy from Mesopotamia riding his camel to Canaan some 3,500 years ago – then today has to be a huge spot in history for you. Except if you're Reform.
Michael Gerson, who was GW Bush's speechwriter, is credited with his boss's insightful phrase about "the soft bigotry of low expectations."
Nowhere in her statement did PLO Executive Committee Member Hanan Ashrawi pause to urge her people to restrain themselves from rioting violently.
Abbas urged every world leader to intervene and do everything possible to prevent the United States from moving its embassy to Israel's capital city.
The Palestinian Authority has already called for three days of rage.
Congress cannot order the President to recognize Israeli sovereignty over Jerusalem.
The group wants to reverse 50 years of liberation and bring back to holy city its reality of the 1950s and '60s, when foreign tourists used the Mandelbaum Gate crossing to walk through the barbwire fence that divided Jerusalem.
An Israeli architect reportedly has been hired and construction is already under way at the Diplomat Hotel in Jerusalem's Arnona neighborhood.
The PA and Hamas warned Trump that relocating the US embassy to Jerusalem would lead to the "complete destruction of the peace process."
Regardless, rumors are continuing to fly around the world about the possibility that Trump will ... announce a decision to recognize Jerusalem as the capital of the State of Israel.