Conor Powell, a correspondent for the Fox News channel, citing its sources in Washington says that if the Israeli government opposes transferring the U.S. Embassy to Jerusalem.
In his blog on Twitter journalist wrote: «Everyone with whom I spoke in Washington about the transfer of the Embassy to Jerusalem, told me that Netanyahu told Trump that it is not necessary to move the Embassy now.»
Everyone I’ve spoken to in DC that has been briefed on #Jerusalem embassy move says #Netanyahu told #Trump not to move the embassy at this time https://t.co/z7fAjuJiib
— Conor Powell (@ConormPowell) may 15, 2017.
The office of the Prime Minister called a lie «tweet» correspondent for Fox News
Note that yesterday, may 14, U.S. Secretary Rex Tillerson interview to TV channel NBC stated that President Donald trump is considering, whether will damage peace process in the middle East, the transfer of the Embassy to Jerusalem. Tillerson stressed that the President is very careful and listens as to the Israelis and the Palestinian side.
The office of the Prime Minister of Israel has issued a statement which said that the position of Jerusalem remains unchanged: the transfer of the U.S. Embassy will benefit the peace process.
Netanyahu also commented on the statement of U.S. Secretary of state in his Facebook : «the Transfer of the Embassy not only hurt the peace process, but on the contrary — will serve his progress, correcting historical injustices, destroying the Palestinian fantasy that Jerusalem is not the capital of Israel.»
Education Minister of Israel Naftali Bennett in his «tweet» called on Benjamin Netanyahu to clearly convey to the White house that Israel expect from trump that the Embassy will be moved. «Moving the U.S. Embassy to Jerusalem increases the chance of a strong world, because any agreement based on the division of Jerusalem, will fail,» he wrote in his «Twitter» Bennett.
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