Donald Trump tells Netanyahu: Will recognise Jerusalem as Israel’s capital if voted to power

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Republican presidential nominee Donald Trump Sunday met Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu in New York and told him if elected to the White House he will recognise Jerusalem as Israel's undivided capital.

The topics of military assistance, security and regional stability were addressed, it said in a statement and added that the US under a Trump administration will accept the long-standing Congressional mandate to recognise Jerusalem as the undivided capital of Israel.

Recognising that Israel and its citizens have suffered far too long due to Islamic terrorism, Trump agreed with Netanyahu that the Israeli people want a just and lasting peace with their neighbours, but that peace will only come when the Palestinians renounce hatred and violence and accept Israel as a Jewish state, the campaign said.

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