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The Observer view on Trump and Jerusalem | Observer editorial

US foreign diplomacy driven by ego in pursuit of the ultimate deal is no plan for Middle East peace One of the first principles of international relations is that effective diplomacy is always prosecuted in pursuit of clear foreign policy objectives, which makes Donald Trump’s theatrical and ego-driven speech recognising Jerusalem as the capital of Israel and his plan to move the US embassy there from Tel Aviv not only dangerous but baffling.
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