Dec. ?22, 2017
Why the Silence on Erdogan’s Jerusalem Embassy Move? (EoZ)
Most of the arguments against the US opening
an embassy in Jerusalem — although all of
them are wrong — fall into the following
1) Jerusalem is a final status issue, and no
unilateral moves should be allowed.
2) The UN Security Council once
recommended that all diplomatic missions to
Jerusalem be closed; and
3) We should maintain the status quo in such a
On Sunday, according to Reuters and many
other outlets, Turkish President Recep Tayyip
Erdogan announced that he intends to open an
embassy in East Jerusalem.
And since then….silence.