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British Government Told To Stand Up To 'Bully' Donald Trump After Jerusalem Decision

Theresa May has been told to stop “bending over backwards” to please “bully” Donald Trump in the wake of his decision to officially recognise Jerusalem as Israel’s capital.

The US President’s move was widely condemned on all sides of the House of Commons on Wednesday as MPs warned it could “fatally” damage the peace process.

Foreign Office minister Alistair Burt said the UK disagreed with the decision as it was “unhelpful in terms of prospects for peace in the region”.

However Emily Thornberry, Labour’s shadow foreign secretary, demanded the British government distance itself...


Published By: huffingtonpost - Thursday, 7 December, 2017