US denies funds for Palestinian refugees frozen

A view of Jerusalem Old City seen from Mount of Olives Dec. 6 2017

A view of Jerusalem Old City seen from Mount of Olives Dec. 6 2017

The U.S. has delayed paying about $125 million to the United Nations agency that serves Palestinian refugees, said two people familiar with the matter, after President Donald Trump vented his frustration about getting no "respect" or help in the peace process despite American funding.

The delay could be purely symbolic, since the US has a few more weeks before it must make the payment.

The Australian embassy in Tel Aviv isn't going anywhere, even as President Donald Trump plans to recognise Jerusalem as the capital of Israel and set in motion the relocation of the United States embassy to the city.

The Jordanian leader said the issue of Jerusalem should be settled through negotiations and as part of a lasting peace between the Palestinians and the Israelis based on the two-state solution, the worldwide resolutions and the Arab Peace Initiative.

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Egypt and Saudi Arabia have called for maintaining the historical and legal status of Jerusalem, amid tension following USA decision to recognize the holy city as Israel's capital.

Ties between the Palestinian National Authority (PNA) and the United Stated have worsened since Trump's December acknowledgment of Jerusalem as the capital of Israel, a move that has angered millions of Arabs and Muslims across the globe.

Israel considers all of Jerusalem as its indivisible capital, while Palestinians want the eastern part of the city - which Israel captured in a 1967 war - as a future capital for their own independent state.

The two ministers discussed Arab efforts to defend the status of the holy city, whose fate should be defined during final status negotiations, the statement said.

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Ms Bishop has previously left the door open to relocating Australia's embassy from Tel Aviv, should its major allies do likewise.

Trump said on Tuesday he would withhold money from the Palestinians, accusing them of being "no longer willing to talk peace" with Israel.

Okal believes that the Palestinians should put their differences aside and adopt a unified strategy to counter the growing challenges that endanger the future of the Palestinian cause.

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