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Letter circulates among House GOP in
support of Jerusalem embassy move

Jerusalem Post [Israel], by Michael Wilner

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Posted By:Attercliffe, 1/10/2017 11:55:43 PM

WASHINGTON – House Republicans are passing around a letter expressing support for “swift action” by the incoming Trump administration to relocate America’s embassy in Israel from Tel Aviv to Jerusalem, according to a copy obtained by The Jerusalem Post on Tuesday. The letter, which has not yet obtained any signatures, is addressed to the president-elect’s transition team in Trump Tower, indicating the caucus’s intent to send it before Donald Trump’s inauguration next week. “Moving the embassy will strengthen the unique alliance between Israel and the United States and send a clear message to the world that we support Israel in recognizing

      


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Reply 1 - Posted by: jmkotow, 1/11/2017 2:10:07 AM     (No. 11103737)

Sign it and lets get things off to a Good Start !!

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Reply 2 - Posted by: MattMusson, 1/11/2017 9:10:26 AM     (No. 11103992)

Look on the Bright side. When the US Embassy is in Jerusalem it will not be incinerated when the Iranians nuke Tel-Aviv.

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