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Report: U.S. plans to open Jerusalem embassy in May for Israel’s 70th anniversary

JNS.com | Posted: Friday, February 23, 2018 11:33 am

The United States will move its embassy from Tel Aviv to Jerusalem on May 14, in time for Israel’s 70th anniversary, according to a State Department official.

Steven Goldstein, undersecretary of State for public diplomacy, said on Friday that U.S. Secretary of State Rex Tillerson had approved a security plan for a “facility” in Jerusalem, the Associated Press reported.

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