Maldives Condemns Trump’s Decision to Recognize Jerusalem as Israel’s Capital

Maldivian government condemned US president Donald Trump’s decision to recognize Jerusalem as Israel’s capital.

In a statement released by the Foreign Ministry of Maldives today, it was stated that the decision to recognize Jerusalem as Israel’s capital was against the international law and cause a serious threat to peace within the middle east.

It also stated that the decision will not only heighten the conflict between Israel and Palestine but to threat the world peace as well.

The Maldivian government also proclaimed that they always have condemned the actions of Israel in seizing the Palestinian land and for causing inhuman violence towards Palestinian people.

In concluding the statement, the ministry has stated that the Maldives will always advocate in protecting Palestine and recognize Palestine as an independent state.