Turkey wants Embassy in East Jerusalem

Turkey should have an Embassy in East Jerusalem.

This said the Turkish president Erdogan Sunday at a meeting of his justice and Development Party (AK) in the South of the country.

Last week was Erdogan in Istanbul host at a Summit of the organisation of Islamic cooperation (OIC) that East Jerusalem as the capital of Palestine. This was a response to the controversial us decision to recognize Jerusalem as the capital of Israel.

The United Nations want the fate of the 1967 by Israel in occupied Arab East of the city in peace talks. East Jerusalem would be Palestinian capital.

"We have East Jerusalem as the capital of Palestine, but we can still not open because the Embassy is occupied territory. But God willing, we will soon open an Embassy, "said Erdogan, according to Turkish media.

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