PressTV-US opens new Israel embassy amid Gaza massacre

The United States has officially announced the opening of its new embassy in Jerusalem al-Quds amid deadly Israeli crackdown on peaceful protests by Palestinians in the occupied territories.

“Today we open the United States embassy in Jerusalem [al-Quds], Israel,” US Ambassador to Israel David Friedman said at the beginning of the inaugural ceremony on Monday, attended by a US delegation from Washington and officials of the Israeli regime.

Among the participants were US President Donald Trump’s daughter, Ivanka, and her husband Jared Kushner, who has been tasked by Washington to negotiate an end to the Israeli-Palestinian conflict.

Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu (2nd L), his wife Sara (1st-L), Senior White House Advisor Jared Kushner (3rd L), US President’s daughter, Ivanka Trump (C), US Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin (1st-R) and US ambassador to Israel David Friedman (2nd R) attend the opening of the US embassy in…

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