The left sees Trump’s plan to recognize Jerusalem as Israel’s capital a peace talk fumble


Later Wednesday, President Donald Trump will name Jerusalem as the capital of Israel. Will that be the death knell for the peace process?

Opinions from the left:

Of course Jerusalem is Israel's capital

From The New York Times: What kind of Middle East peace do we have if we pretend that Israel has no capital?

Recognizing Jerusalem as Israel's capital is a dangerous gambit 

From CNN: If we don’t’ have a sensible plan for peace, why are we lighting this fuse?

Moving the U.S. Embassy to Jerusalem does not help Israel 

From the Los Angeles Times: What the president needs to do is show support for a two-state solution.

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