The status of Jerusalem is among the most contentious in the Israeli-Palestinian conflict.
"There is a political decision to recognize Jerusalem as the capital of Israel and we will strive to reach an global political decision to recognize a Palestinian state ... with (eastern) Jerusalem as its capital", Safadi said.
The Jordanian leader said the issue of Jerusalem should be settled through negotiations and as part of a lasting peace between the Palestinians and the Israelis based on the two-state solution, the worldwide resolutions and the Arab Peace Initiative.
The decision was spurred by Palestinian Authority President Mahmoud Abbas's unwillingness to participate in peace talks with Israel following US President Donald Trump's decision to recognize Jerusalem as the capital of the Israeli state December 6.
The United States, which provides hundreds of millions of dollars a year for the Palestinians, could inflict great pain on the Palestinians by cutting off aid.
The decision has been taken days after President Trump threatened to withhold future aid payments to Palestinians, Axios news site reported.
"The Palestinian leadership will not accept any offers for negotiations unless the American decision on Jerusalem is annulled", Erekat said.
The King wanted the taskforce to maintain the momentum that was set in motion by the Arab world to combat the dire consequences of Trump's decision including campaigning effectively for the recognition of a Palestinian state with East Jerusalem as its capital.
President Donald Trump's suggestion to cut funding from the United Nations Relief and Works Agency to the Palestinians is a serious mistake both politically and morally ("Palestinians, Israelis oppose USA aid threat", January 4).
While Israel took over East Jerusalem from Jordan in the 1967 war and declared the whole city as its eternal indivisible capital in 1980, it has not been recognized by the global community.
Mr Johnson said that the UK-Palestine relationship is "strong and long-standing" and that both he and Mr Al Malki had expressed a wish to "strengthen it further".
Palestinians, however, see East Jerusalem as the capital of their future state.
Palestinians want East Jerusalem as the capital of a state they seek to establish in the West Bank and Gaza Strip.
The United States is the largest donor to UNRWA, with a pledge of almost $370 million as of 2016, according to the organisation's website.
One of the institutions' studies assesses how to involve Israeli Arabs into the Palestinians' anti-Israel campaign, suggesting that they be integrated into the Palestinian Liberation Organization (PLO).
The Arab League said at the time the move would spur violence throughout the region and described Trump's announcement as a "dangerous violation of global law" which had no legal impact.
Labour leader Jeremy Corbyn has stopped short of ruling out a second European Union referendum when the Brexit terms are known. Deputy Tory party chairman James Cleverly said the comments showed that Labour was trying to frustrate Brexit.
In a 107-101 overtime win over the Dallas Mavericks , Nance finished the game with 2 points and 7 rebounds in 19 minutes. The Purple and Gold enforced a high level of defense with 15 steals, five coming from guard Kentavious Caldwell-Pope.
The CCEMA is urging residents to protect themselves against the cold with warm layers, hats and gloves. Sunday , there is a 70 percent chance of snow, mainly before 9 a.m., according to the weather service.
Some restricted areas remain closed in the Montecito area where rescue and cleanup efforts are ongoing. He said some 12,000 daily commuters drive into Santa Barbara from the south, a route now blocked.
Members of state police who will operate this technology will be FAA certified and will have 32 hours of hands-on training. State police in Onondaga County will be among the first in NY to utilize drones to support law enforcement missions, Gov.
Gaine is a Bill Parcells protégé who worked with the Hall of Fame coach/general manager with the Jets, Cowboys and Dolphins. The Texans are negotiating a contract to hire Brian Gaine as their new General Manager, Ian Rapoport of NFL Media reports .
An airplane has skidded off the runway after landing in the Turkish province of Trabzon, causing panic among the passengers. Flights resumed at the Trabzon International Airport on Sunday, after being temporarily suspended following the incident.
At first the White House did not deny that the remark was made. "I have not read one of them that's inaccurate ". Trump later tweeted that the language he used was tough , but not the language being reported .
Trump, who has previously called climate change a hoax, announced his intent to pull the US out of the deal a year ago . The sources spoke on condition of anonymity because they weren't authorized to publicly describe the conversation.
The surface at SuperSport Park was nothing like that, however, with slow bowler Ashwin the one to profit on the opening day. Courtesy these three wickets India crawled back to share the honours in what otherwise looked like South Africa's day.
Leicester dominated the first half, with Jamie Vardy and Riyad Mahrez on scintillating form this afternoon at Stamford Bridge. Antonio Conte was subjected to jeers after he opted to substitute Eden Hazard for the tenth time this season.
Sinha asks BJP leaders to speak up like judges
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Trump denies using racist slur on African countries
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Bomb blast wounds member of Hamas in Lebanon
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Tottenham's Son Heung-min scores 11th goal of season
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Valero Energy's (NYSE:VLO) Buy Rating Reiterated at Scotiabank
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USA can not undermine Iran nuclear deal: Rouhani
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LeBron James: We're So Fragile
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