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Ivanka Trump and her husband, Jared Kushner, both senior White House advisers, arrive for the inauguration of the U.S. Embassy in Jerusalem on Monday. Menahem Kahana/AFP/Getty Images hide caption

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U.S. Ambassador to Israel David Friedman addresses the American Israel Public Affairs Committee on March 6. Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images hide caption

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U.S. Israel Envoy: Embassy Move Is 'Preventing An Illegitimate Point' By Palestinians

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Raja Tamimi must cross the Qalandia checkpoint to commute to her job in Jerusalem's Old City. Daniel Estrin hide caption

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Palestinians In Jerusalem Struggle To Maintain A Foothold In The City They Call Home

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An American flag is designed in flowers near the entrance to the new American Embassy in Jerusalem, which is scheduled to open on Monday. It is a controversial move. Spencer Platt/Getty Images hide caption

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Vice President Pence touches Jerusalem's Western Wall during his visit to Judaism's holiest prayer site on Tuesday. Ronen Zvulun/AFP/Getty Images hide caption

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Vice President Pence (left) shakes hands with Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu during their meeting at the prime minister's office in Jerusalem on Monday. The visit, initially scheduled for December before being postponed, is the final leg of a trip that has included talks in Egypt and Jordan as well as a stop at a U.S. military facility near the Syrian border. Ariel Schalit/AFP/Getty Images hide caption

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Vice President Pence addressed the Knesset, Israel's parliament, in Jerusalem on Monday. He said a new U.S. Embassy would open in the city by the end of next year. Ariel Schalit/Pool/Reuters hide caption

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A Palestinian man walks near a construction site of a new housing unit in a neighborhood in East Jerusalem known to Jewish settlers as Har Homa and to Palestinians as Jabal Abu Ghneim. The Palestinians want East Jerusalem to be the capital of a future state and object to Israeli building there and throughout the West Bank. Israel claims all of Jerusalem as its capital. Mahmoud Illean/AP hide caption

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A Palestinian paints a picture showing President Trump and the sole of a shoe in the Gaza Strip on Wednesday. Said Khatib/AFP/Getty Images hide caption

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Confusion Follows Trump's Tweeted Threat To Cut Aid To Palestinians

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U.S. Ambassador to the U.N. Nikki Haley told the General Assembly on Thursday: "To its shame, the United Nations has long been a hostile place for the state of Israel." Eduardo Munoz Alvarez/AFP/Getty Images hide caption

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U.S. Ambassador to the United Nations Nikki Haley warned that the U.S. "will take note of each and every vote" on a resolution on the decision to move the U.S. Embassy to Jerusalem. Drew Angerer/Getty Images hide caption

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U.S. Ambassador to the U.N. Nikki Haley speaks during a Security Council meeting on Monday. The Council voted on a resolution that expressed "deep regret at recent decisions concerning the status of Jerusalem," without mentioning the U.S. by name. Kena Betancur/AFP/Getty Images hide caption

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President Trump announced Wednesday that the U.S. views Jerusalem as the capital of Israel, a controversial move that complicates Middle East politics. Gali Tibbon/AFP/Getty Images hide caption

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A Palestinian protester throws back a tear gas canister that was fired by Israeli soldiers during clashes on the Israeli border after a protest against President Trump's decision to recognize Jerusalem as the capital of Israel. Adel Hana/AP hide caption

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