Trump abruptly reversed of U.S. policy this month when I have recognized Jerusalem as Israel’s capital, generating outrage from Palestinians and the Arab world and concerns among Washington’s Western allies.
He also plans to move the U.S. Embassy to Jerusalem from Tel Aviv. The draft U.N. resolution calls on all countries to refrain from establishing diplomatic missions in Jerusalem.
Egypt presented a resolution that expresses “deep regret on recent decisions concerning the status of Jerusalem”, voted in favor of 14 of the 15 members of the Security Council of the United Nations.
The General Assembly was constituted by 193 members called for an extraordinary emergency session on Thursday, at the request of the Arab and Muslim countries, to vote on the draft resolution, which the United States vetoed the monday in the Security Council.
U.S. President Donald Trump on Wednesday United States resolution calling for the United States to withdraw its decision to recognize Jerusalem as Israel’s capital.
“They take hundreds of millions of dollars and even billions of dollars, and then they vote against us.” “Well, we’re watching those votes.” “Let them vote against us. Trump told reporters at the White House.
U.S. Ambassador Nikki Haley, in a letter to dozens of U.N. states on Tuesday seen by Reuters, warned that Trump had asked to report back to those countries who voted against us.
She bluntly echoed that call in to Twitter post: “The U.S. will be taking names.”
According to figures from the U.S. USAID, USAID, in 2016 the United States provided some $ 13 billion in economic and military assistance to countries in sub-Saharan Africa and $ 1.6 billion to states in East Asia and Oceania.
It provided some $ 13 billion to countries in the Middle East and North Africa, $ 6.7 billion to countries in South and Central Asia, $ 1.5 billion to states in Europe and Eurasia and $ 2.2 billion to Western Hemisphere countries, according to USAID.
It only remains to wait with the vote of all the member countries of the United Nations if Donald Trump ratifies himself as the new emperor of the crazy world in which we are living.