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Christian Zionism and American Politics – Tone – Medium

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Christian Zionism and American Politics – Tone – Medium

Yesterday, Donald Trump announced that he was — unilaterally — accepting Jerusalem as the capital of Israel, and that he was going to move the US Embassy from the present location of Tel Aviv. One should note that the United States would be the only country to currently recognize Jerusalem as the undisputed capital of the Jewish State, despite the desire of Palestinians to have East Jerusalem be the capital of their proposed state. Whither Jerusalem One of the oldest cities in the world, what would become the City of Jerusalem Jerusalem was named as “Urusalima” by ancient Mesopotamians. Since then, existed in one form or another. In 1010 BC, it was known as the City of David. In the 8th century,