Paraguay to Move Embassy Back to Tel Aviv From Jerusalem; Israel Retaliates - Shuts Embassy

Israel to close embassy, recall ambassador for consultations ■ Palestinians say they pushed Paraguay to relocate embassy ■ Paraguay was third country to move its embassy, following U.S. and Guatemala

Reuters
Jack Khoury
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Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu, right, shakes hands with Paraguay's President Horacio Cartes during their meeting at the Prime Minister's office in Jerusalem, Monday, May 21, 2018. Paraguay opened its new embassy in Jerusalem on Monday, following in the footsteps of the United States and Guatemala.
Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu, right, shakes hands with Paraguay's President Horacio Cartes during their meeting at the Prime Minister's office in Jerusalem, Monday, May 21, 2018. Credit: Sebastian Scheiner/AP

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