The US President Donald trump said on 6 December that the U.S. recognizes Jerusalem as the capital of Israel. According to him, the Jews built a sovereign state, and they have the right to decide where their main city. While trump said that the choice of Israel as the capital is absolutely the right step.
Earlier, the leaders of the various States, as well as Pope Francis has urged trump to reconsider this decision. Most countries in the world refuse to recognize Jerusalem as the capital of Israel, arguing that the need to reach a compromise with the Palestinians.