Republican senators introduce bill to move US embassy in Israel to Jerusalem | World news | The Guardian – Armageddon 2.0 bill or Armageddon deja vu? Has a whole lot to do with campaign fund raising than with any care for Israel, Palestine, US or you and me.

Although the US Congress passed a law ordering the move to Jerusalem in 1995, every president since then has exercised a six-month waiver to prevent it taking place, usually citing “national security concerns”. Saeb Erekat, a senior Palestinian official and peace negotiator, warned last month that moving the embassy to Jerusalem would result in the “destruction of the peace process as a whole”.

Source: Republican senators introduce bill to move US embassy in Israel to Jerusalem | World news | The Guardian