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February 25, 2021

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U.S. to merge Jerusalem consulate in to new embassy

WASHINGTON (Reuters) – The United States will merge the U.S. Consulate General, which serves Palestinians, with its new embassy in Israel into a single diplomatic mission in Jerusalem, Secretary of State Mike Pompeo said on Thursday, drawing a quick rebuke from Palestinians. “This decision is driven by our global efforts to improve the efficiency and […]