Today, December 7, it became known that President Recep Tayyip Erdogan did not support the decision of the us leader Donald trump to recognize Jerusalem as the capital of Israel. It is reported by RT Russian.
According to Erdogan, Jerusalem is not just a city, and a Holy place for people of different religions: Muslims, Christians and Jews. The Turkish leader noted that heads of state should not «foment conflict» and to promote the establishment of peace. Solution, similar to the adopted by Donald trump, according to Erdogan, can shake up the entire middle East. «Such a step, especially for this region, like a burning match,» – said the President of Turkey.
In addition, he said that continues negotiations with leaders of different countries, including Russian President Vladimir Putin and the Pope, as this issue «applies not only to Muslims.»
Photo source: kremlin.ru/пресс-служба the President of the Russian Federation
We will remind that on December 6, Donald trump said that the United States has officially recognized Jerusalem as the capital of Israel.
IReactor previously wrote about the fact that Russian Senator Alexey Pushkov commented on the decision of the us leader on the status of Jerusalem.