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GJF Reaffirms Statement by JFNA - White House Announcement on Jerusalem
Published December 6, 2017
The Greensboro Jewish Federation reaffirms this statement made by our national Jewish Federations of North America organization with regard to President Trump’s announcement today:
Today, President Trump announced that the United States would recognize Jerusalem as the capital of Israel. Following his announcement, The Jewish Federations of North America said the following:
“Today, the U.S. administration announced a plan to move the Embassy of the United States in Israel from Tel Aviv to Jerusalem, honoring a bipartisan commitment made over 20 years ago in the Jerusalem Embassy Act. The U.S. administration also proclaimed its recognition of Jerusalem as the capital of Israel. The Jewish Federations of North America welcomes this decision, as it upholds our long-standing policy. We also welcome the affirmation of a two-state future negotiated between the parties in which Israelis and Palestinians live side by side with secure and recognized borders.”
May 2018 Shalom Greensboro