Jerusalem not part of Israel, not included as capital - Comment - Israel News | Haaretz Daily Newspaper
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    • Because it is not
    • 20.03.13 | 16:36 (IST)

    Jerusalem was not mentioned in the Declaration of Independence as either capitol or within Israel. By default of not ever being internationalized per the partition plan, it's in Palestine. Every country in the world knows this, so no embassies there!

    from the article: LIVE BLOG: Barack Obama visits Israel: Day one
    First published 21:41 20.03.13 | Last updated 20:52 20.03.13
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