October 28, 2020

Why Guatemala Chose to Recognize Jerusalem as Israel’s Capital.

Guatemala announced it is going to move its embassy in Israel to Jerusalem following US President Donald Trump’s controversial decision to officially recognize the city as the country’s capital. Guatemala President Jimmy Morales said he met with Israel Prime Minsiter Benjamin Netanyahu to discuss relations between the two countries, which ultimately resulted in a decision to return the Guatemalan embassy […]

Guatemala follows in Trump’s footsteps, announces embassy move to Jerusalem.

Guatemalan President Jimmy Morales.  (AP, File) Less than a month after President Trump announced the U.S. would move its embassy in Israel from Tel Aviv to Jerusalem, Guatemala became the first nation to follow his lead, announcing on Christmas Eve that it would move its embassy as well. Guatemalan President Jimmy Morales posted to Facebook Sunday […]

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