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Arab nations must consider sanctions against US to prevent recognition of Jerusalem as Israel's capital - Lebanon

Lebanon’s Foreign Minister Gerban Bassil called on Arab nations to consider economic sanctions against the US to prevent it moving its embassy in Israel to Jerusalem, reports Reuters.

 Speaking at a meeting of foreign ministers of the Arab League in Cairo, Mr Bassil said,

“Pre-emptive measures must be taken against the decision .. beginning with diplomatic measures, then political, then economic and financial sanctions.”

 

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