Read Donald Trump’s speech on U.S. recognition of Jerusalem as Israel’s capital

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Global News—The following is the text of an address made by President Donald Trump announcing the recognition by the United States of Jerusalem as Israel's capital.

Donald Trump Announces: U.S. Will Move Embassy To Jerusalem, Officially Recognize Israel’s Capital. President Donald Trump announced he officially recognizes Jerusalem as Israel’s capital and will move the U.S. embassy to the city. While TV cameras were trained on him, he signed a directive for the State Department to hire architects to come up with a new embassy in Jerusalem, which he said should be designed as “a magnificent tribute to peace.” Trump began his 11-minute speech about the most radioactive piece of real estate in the world, by patting himself on the back…