The US does not intend to change its decision on recognition of Jerusalem as Israel’s capital and moved to its Embassy, despite the resolution of the UN General Assembly. About this at the General Assembly, said the U.S. permanent representative to the UN, Nikki Haley, reports UKRINFORM.
“America will place its Embassy in Jerusalem – it is the will of the American people, and it’s the right decision. No the UN vote will not change our decision”, – said the representative of the United States.
At the same time, she stressed that the vote of the General Assembly “will change how Americans will be treated to the UN and to those countries that disrespect US in the UN.”
Today the UN General Assembly by a majority vote adopted a resolution urging countries not to recognize Jerusalem as the capital of Israel, despite threats from the President of the United States Donald trump retribution in the form of a reduction of aid do not agree with his decision countries.