Alliance of Arab nations has expressed dissatisfaction on a plan by Brazil to move its embassy in Israel to Jerusalem.
Brazil was among the 53 countries with diplomatic missions in Israel that did not accept the invitation to the opening ceremony of the US embassy in Jerusalem after president Trump President Trump reversed long-standing US policy and recognized Jerusalem as the capital of Israel.
Needless to say, Brazil would become the second major country after United State to recognize Jerusalem as the capital.
The Brazil’s right-wing President-elect Jair Bolsonaro said the decision on where to locate an embassy was the sovereign decision of any country.
A source reports that Isreaeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu has reacted to the development stating that he will attend Bolsonaro’s presidential inauguration.
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However, the decision have come under criticism as the League Secretary-General Ahmed Aboul Gheit said the intention of moving the embassy to Jerusalem could harm them.
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