A Closer Look At The Planned U.S. Embassy Move To Jerusalem

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Heard On The Morning Show
U.S. Vice President Mike Pence, left, listens as Israel’s Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu delivers a statement in the Prime Minister’s residence in Jerusalem, Monday, Jan. 22, 2018. AP Photo/Ariel Schalit, Pool

The recent U.S. decisions to recognize Jerusalem as the capital of Israel and to move the U.S. embassy from Tel Aviv to Jerusalem signaled a reversal of decades of U.S. policy and triggered protests around the world. We look at the potential consequences of the new U.S. stance on Israel for Israeli-Palestinian peace negotiations, the U.S. relationship with Middle Eastern allies and more.

Episode Credits

  • Kate Archer Kent Host
  • Colleen Leahy Producer