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Decision on Jerusalem is long overdue, says Trump in Cabinet meeting

Reuters , Wednesday 6 Dec 2017
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President Donald Trump with Secretary of Defense Jim Mattis, center and Secretary of Commerce Wilbur Ross, right, speaks during a cabinet meeting in the Cabinet Meeting Room of the White House in Washington, Wednesday, Dec. 6, 2017 (Photo: AP)
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President Donald Trump said on Wednesday his decision to recognize Jerusalem as the capital of Israel is long overdue.

"I think it’s long overdue. Many presidents have said they want to do something and they didn’t do it," he said in a Cabinet meeting ahead of his midday speech on Israel.

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