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Jerusalem backlash casts shadow over Eurovision contest

Jun. 22, 2018 12:54 PM EDT

JERUSALEM (AP) — When the United States recognized Jerusalem as Israel's capital, Israelis hoped other countries would follow suit. Instead, the move has created a backlash. The latest setback threatens the contested city's hopes of hosting the 2019 Eurovision song contest — an affair that has...

Trump's Mideast team meets Israeli premier over peace plan

Jun. 22, 2018 10:42 AM EDT

JERUSALEM (AP) — President Donald Trump's Mideast team met Friday with Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu in Israel as part of a visit with regional leaders to discuss the U.S. plan for peace between Israel and the Palestinians. The meeting comes shortly before the Trump administration is expected to unveil...