Where will the new 'Trump Towers' be? East or West?

Discussion in 'Israel and Palestine' started by Humanity, Dec 7, 2017.

  1. Humanity
    Offline

    Humanity Gold Member

    Joined:
    Jul 17, 2014
    Messages:
    5,037
    Thanks Received:
    352
    Trophy Points:
    130
    Ratings:
    +1,280
    When Trump made his ridiculous decision, did he say where the new 'embassy' be attempted to be built?

    Where would YOU like to see the American embassy built? East or West Jerusalem?
     
  2. JoeMoma
    Offline

    JoeMoma Gold Member

    Joined:
    Nov 22, 2014
    Messages:
    11,671
    Thanks Received:
    1,822
    Trophy Points:
    290
    Ratings:
    +9,942
    In the middle.
     
    • Informative Informative x 1
  3. abi
    Offline

    abi BANNED

    Joined:
    Sep 19, 2017
    Messages:
    1,976
    Thanks Received:
    181
    Trophy Points:
    65
    Ratings:
    +652
    I seriously hope saner heads prevail. Let's see what the UN says after their emergency meeting. Fingers still crossed that saner minds prevail.
     
  4. Humanity
    Offline

    Humanity Gold Member

    Joined:
    Jul 17, 2014
    Messages:
    5,037
    Thanks Received:
    352
    Trophy Points:
    130
    Ratings:
    +1,280
    You seriously think that Israel or America will listen to anything said in the UN?

    Come on! Why change the habit of a lifetime!
     
    • Agree Agree x 1
  5. abi
    Offline

    abi BANNED

    Joined:
    Sep 19, 2017
    Messages:
    1,976
    Thanks Received:
    181
    Trophy Points:
    65
    Ratings:
    +652
    It depends on how strenuously the international community will object. At this point they need to just stand up and say 'no,' enough!
     
  6. fncceo
    Online

    fncceo Gold Member

    Joined:
    Nov 29, 2016
    Messages:
    11,501
    Thanks Received:
    1,702
    Trophy Points:
    290
    Ratings:
    +15,981
    Here ...

    [​IMG]
     
    • Funny and Agree!! Funny and Agree!! x 1
  7. BULLDOG
    Offline

    BULLDOG Diamond Member

    Joined:
    Jun 3, 2014
    Messages:
    46,340
    Thanks Received:
    5,509
    Trophy Points:
    1,830
    Ratings:
    +29,665
    Can somebody tell me what good it will do for the US to move the embassy? Is there any way it could help us?
     
  8. fncceo
    Online

    fncceo Gold Member

    Joined:
    Nov 29, 2016
    Messages:
    11,501
    Thanks Received:
    1,702
    Trophy Points:
    290
    Ratings:
    +15,981
    Because ... technically speaking... the US has no embassy in Israel. We have a Consulate. Our ambassador to Israel doesn’t legal have the diplomatic status of an ambassador.

    Embassy’s are located in the capitol city of a state. Consulates are located outside of capitol cities.

    It’s time for us to recognise this fact and correct this insult to our only steadfast ally in the Middle East.
     
    • Thank You! Thank You! x 2
    • Agree Agree x 1
  9. BULLDOG
    Offline

    BULLDOG Diamond Member

    Joined:
    Jun 3, 2014
    Messages:
    46,340
    Thanks Received:
    5,509
    Trophy Points:
    1,830
    Ratings:
    +29,665
    How many other countries have their embassy in Jerusalem? How many have their Consulate in Tel Aviv?
     
  10. abi
    Offline

    abi BANNED

    Joined:
    Sep 19, 2017
    Messages:
    1,976
    Thanks Received:
    181
    Trophy Points:
    65
    Ratings:
    +652
    [​IMG]

    Allies like that, who needs enemies?
     

Share This Page