Haaretz Exclusive: EU Draft Document on Division of Jerusalem

Current EU president Sweden has proposed that the body recognize East Jerusalem as Palestinian capital.

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The current holder of the rotating European Union presidency, Sweden, has put together a draft document calling for the division of Jerusalem between Israel and a future Palestinian state and implying that the EU would recognize a unilateral Palestinian declaration of statehood.

Haaretz has obtained a copy of the document (below) that has sparked criticism by Israel, which claims that such a move would further harm the chances of renewing the Mideast peace process.

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