Netanyahu says all European Union states will recognize Jerusalem as Israeli capital

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Protesters try to remove barbed wires that block a road near the US embassy during a protest against President Donald Trump's decision to recognize Jerusalem as the Capital of Israel, in Awkar, east of Beirut, Lebanon, Dec. 10, 2017.

"I disapprove (U.S. President Donald) Trump declaration as it is not in accordance with the worldwide law".

"Jerusalem, it is a divided city, and in the negotiations traditionally between Palestine and Israel, Jerusalem has kind of been, it's a deal breaker", he said.

Echoing that view, Abu Dhabi Crown Prince Sheikh Mohammed bin Zayed al-Nahayan, the de facto leader of the United Arab Emirates, said the USA move "could throw a lifebuoy to terrorist and armed groups, which have begun to lose ground" in the Middle East.

Relations between Israel and Turkey took a bitter turn Sunday as their leaders traded accusations of involvement in terrorism, days after the United States recognition of Jerusalem as Israel's capital.

Lebanese security forces fired tear gas at demonstrators outside the US Embassy in Beirut on Sunday, while the Arab League has called on the President to reverse his decision.

The Trump administration has said it is still committed to reviving Palestinian-Israeli talks that collapsed in 2014, and jettisoning old policies is necessary to break the deadlock.

The US decision, which triggered protests across the Middle East, has been widely criticised, including by António Guterres, the United Nations secretary-general.

The resolution also said Trump's Jerusalem decision "undermines efforts to bring about peace, deepens tension and will spark anger that will threaten to push the region to the edge of the abyss of violence, chaos and bloodshed".

Indonesia, as the world's most populous Muslim nation, has always been a strong supporter of Palestinians and has no diplomatic ties with the Jewish state.

On Sunday, clashes broke out in Al-Arroub refugee camp in the south of the occupied West Bank, leaving one Palestinian wounded from rubber bullets, the Palestinian health ministry said.

The group, comprising 57 member states, has said it stands by its position that Jerusalem is an integral part of Palestinian territory that has been occupied by Israel since 1967. Across the Arab and Muslim worlds, thousands more protesters had gathered to express solidarity. Five European countries on the Security Council insisted the new United States policy was inconsistent with past resolutions, including one declaring east Jerusalem to be Israeli-occupied.

Erdogan also spoke to the presidents of Kazakhstan, Lebanon and Azerbaijan on Saturday, the source said.

A senior United Arab Emirates (UAE) official said on Saturday that Trump's move was a "gift to radicalism".