Series of protests and rallies in Jordan, Tunisia and Lebanon Dec 08, 2017 0 180 12345 DPAAmman/TunisA series of protests were held on Thursday in Jordan and Tunisia against US President Donald Trump's decision to recognise Jerusalem as Israel's capital.Students and academics gathered in several Jordanian universities chanting~slogans emphasising the"Arab and Islamic identity" of Jerusalem, Jordanian newspaper Al-Ghad reported online.Meanwhile, hundreds of people took to the streets in the Tunisian capital Tunis and other parts of the country in protest.They waved the Palestinian flag and raised placards showing Al-Aqsa Mosque, Islam's third-holiest site, local witnesses said. Pages 12 POST A COMMENT RELATED ARTICLES EU vows push to make Jerusalem capital for Palestinians too Dec 08, 2017 1 850 Hamas calls for Palestinian uprising over Trump's Jerusalem decision Dec 08, 2017 0 81 White House doesn't see other countries following US move Dec 08, 2017 0 66 Pope, Erdogan in telephone talks over Jerusalem: Report AFP Istanbul Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan on Thursday held telephone talks with Pope Francis to discuss the crisis triggered by the recognition of Jerusalem by the United States as the capital of Israel, state .. Hezbollah calls for mass demonstration on Monday Beirut The head of Lebanon's powerful Hezbollah movement on Thursday called for a mass demonstration in protest at US President Donald Trump's recognition of Jerusalem as Israel's capital."I call on .. Canada embassy to remain in Tel Aviv: Trudeau Prime Minister Justin Trudeau made it clear Thursday that Canada's embassy in Israel would remain in Tel Aviv, in a split with its neighbor and ally, the United States."We will not be moving Canada's embassy from .. Erdogan says US Jerusalem decision tramples on law Turkish President Tayyip Erdogan said on Thursday that US President Donald Trump's"unfortunate" decision to recognise Jerusalem as the capital of Israel was"trampling on international laws". (REUTERS) Israel bars Palestinians from occupation photo show Jerusalem Israel has barred 22 Palestinians from attending a Tel Aviv photo exhibition to mark 50 years of Israeli occupation of the West Bank, an Israeli rights group said on Thursday. B'Tselem, which organised the .. Putin, Erdogan voice 'serious concern' over Trump's stance REUTERS MOSCOW Russian President Vladimir Putin and his Turkish counterpart Tayyip Erdogan spoke by phone on Thursday and expressed serious concern about Washington's decision to recognise Jerusalem as ..