Putin, Erdogan voice 'serious concern' over Trump's stance Dec 08, 2017 0 53 12345 REUTERSMOSCOWRussian 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 Israel's capital, the Kremlin said on Thursday."Both sides expressed serious concern in connection with the US decision to recognise Jerusalem as the capital of Israel and the announcement of plans to transfer the American embassy there from Tel Aviv. Such steps can cancel out prospects for a Middle East peace process," the Kremlin said in a statement."They noted that a further escalation of tension in the region cannot be allowed. The efforts of the international community should be directed to facilitating a renewal of Palestinian-Israeli negotiations with the aim of seeking compromise solutions to all the problems, including the question of Jerusalem's status." Pages 12 POST A COMMENT RELATED ARTICLES EU vows push to make Jerusalem capital for Palestinians too Dec 08, 2017 1 787 Hamas calls for Palestinian uprising over Trump's Jerusalem decision Dec 08, 2017 0 56 Series of protests and rallies in Jordan, Tunisia and Lebanon Dec 08, 2017 0 84 White House doesn't see other countries following US move REUTERS JERUSALEM Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu said on Thursday many countries would follow the United States in recognising Jerusalem as Israel's capital and contacts were underway. .. 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 ..