Hamas: Ismail Haniya visits Egypt ahead of USA embassy move

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Ivanka and Jared Kushner said he was given a great honor to be in Jerusalem at the opening of the U.S. Embassy.

Most countries have traditionally kept their embassies in coastal Tel Aviv rather than the contested holy site of Jerusalem, but after Trump's move both Guatemala and Paraguay announced that they planned to follow suit.

The Palestinians want east Jerusalem as the capital of a future state, and view the relocation of the embassy from Tel Aviv to the contested city as a one-sided move that invalidates the U.S. as a Middle East peace broker.

The Palestinian side has been disappointed by the Trump administration's move to transfer the embassy to Jerusalem. But just a month later Trump told Netanyahu he had taken Jerusalem "off the table" and that "we don't have to talk about it anymore".

The status of Jerusalem is one of the most inflammatory issues in the decades-long Israeli-Palestinian conflict.

A Hamas statement on Sunday said the delegation had accepted an invitation extended by neighbouring Egypt.

Friedman in the past has been a supporter of Israeli settlements in the occupied West Bank. Among them 4 members Europe: Austria, Czech Republic, Romania and Hungary - the Ministry of foreign Affairs of Israel.

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Israel has warned that it will prevent any border breach. Israeli warplanes also dropped leaflets in Gaza, urging residents to stay far from the fence. "We look forward to celebrating Israel's 70th anniversary and the bright future ahead", she wrote, adding that they would also pray for peace as well as "the boundless potential of the future of the U.S. -Israel alliance".

Among the young, nearly one-third support the idea of equal rights for Arabs and Jews in a single state, while 58 per cent the highest result in any age group demand a return to an armed uprising.

Others in attendance on Monday will be Trump's special representative for global negotiations, Jason Greenblatt, and US Ambassador to Israel David Friedman.

Tens of thousands could try and burst through into Israel at protests this week.

Israel is not defending its borders but the walls of cages it has built to safeguard the continuing theft of Palestinian land and preserve Jewish privilege.

He hopes for a change of direction by Washington, particularly if Republicans suffer a setback in November's midterm elections.

A report by the aid charity Save the Children, published on Friday, said that during the protests, at least 250 Gazan children had been hit with live bullets, among almost 700 children injured overall. U.S. and Israeli flags already adorn the area's street leading up to the United States consulate there.

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