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ANKARA, Dec 7 —Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan said today the United States’ decision to recognise Jerusalem as Israel’s capital completely disregarded a 1980 United Nations resolution regarding the status of the city.

Erdogan also said the decision would throw the region into a “ring of fire”.

He was speaking to supporters at the airport in Ankara before departing to Greece for an official visit. — Reuters

Palestinians stand on a representation of a US flag that reads ‘Trump is pig’ in the West Bank city of Ramallah December 7, 2017. — Reuters pic Palestinians stand on a representation of a US flag that reads ‘Trump is pig’ in the West Bank city of Ramallah December 7, 2017. — Reuters pic

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