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Jerusalem: USA

Question for Foreign, Commonwealth and Development Office

UIN HL3346, tabled on 22 October 2021

To ask Her Majesty's Government what assessment they have made of the proposal by the government of the United States of America to reopen their consulate in East Jerusalem.

Answered on

5 November 2021

This is a matter for the US Government. The UK's position on Jerusalem is that the status of Jerusalem should be determined in a negotiated settlement, and ultimately the shared capital of both states.