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Former Ambassador Nicholas Burns Talks Jerusalem Embassy, State of the State Department

The State Department issued a worldwide travel warning for U.S. citizens abroad as protests flared up around the world in response to President Donald Trump’s announcement that the United States would move its embassy in Israel to Jerusalem. Israelis have cheered the move but the Palestinian chief negotiator declared it the was the biggest mistake of Trump’s life and said the move destroyed any possibility of a two-state solution.
 
Jim Braude was joined by former Ambassador to Greece and NATO and Undersecretary of State Nicholas Burns, who once served as political officer at the American Consulate General in Jerusalem.

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