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Trump Signs Waiver to Keep U.S. Embassy to Israel in Tel Aviv

Bloomberg ------ President Donald Trump has decided not to move the U.S. embassy in Israel to Jerusalem for now, signing a memorandum that explicitly requires the diplomatic mission to remain in Tel Aviv for at least six months, two administration officials said. His decision breaks a campaign pledge to move the embassy to Jerusalem. The Jerusalem Embassy and Recognition Act, passed by Congress in 1995, requires the U.S. to move its embassy to Jerusalem. But it gives the president the ability to provide a six-month waiver, something each president has done since the 1990s. To learn more click on the picture below to read the article.

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