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Sadr's policy warns Trump: What your days only number

Chest warns Trump: What your days only number
 
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The leader of the Sadrist movement Moqtada al-Sadr, commenting on the possibility of recognizing US President Donald Trump Jerusalem as the capital of Israel, saying: "What are your days only number" and "Jerusalem is holy." 
"What do you think, Trump, only refuted, and your days are only a number," Sadr told the American president by tweeting in Twitter published on Sunday. 
He stressed that "Jerusalem is our Holy Land and our land." 
On Saturday, US media revealed that Trump was planning to announce the United States' acknowledgment of Jerusalem as the capital of Israel within a deadline of Tuesday (December 5th). 
Trump has not yet made the final decision.

 
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The chest is for Netanyahu: Jerusalem is our sanctuary, and the earth is our land, and your days are numbered

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The leader of the Sadrist movement, Moqtada al-Sadr, on Sunday, on the weights recognized by US President Donald Trump Jerusalem as the capital of Israel, and his address that "what you only number," he stressed that "Jerusalem is our holy."

Al-Sadr said in a tweet on his official Twitter account followed by "Sky Press" that "Jerusalem is ours, not for others, against the nose of colonialism and arrogance of the world," stressing that "What do you think (Trump) only refuted, and your days only number, !! ".

"Jerusalem is our holy land and our land," he said, stressing that "Jerusalem has a guardian and a people to redefine it. We are behind them a dahir."

A senior US official said Friday that US President Donald Trump was likely to recognize Jerusalem as the capital of Israel in a speech on Wednesday.

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Hamas vows renewed ‘intifada’ if US recognizes Jerusalem as Israeli capital

Terror group promises 'escalation,' says move would be 'violation of international law' and an attempt at a Jewish takeover of city

By TOI STAFF2 December 2017, 5:07 pm  15
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Palestinian youth holding rocks during clashes with Israeli police in the East Jerusalem neighborhood of Sur Baher on October 7, 2015. (Hadas Parush/Flash90)
Palestinian youth holding rocks during clashes with Israeli police in the East Jerusalem neighborhood of Sur Baher on October 7, 2015. (Hadas Parush/Flash90)

In a warning to Washington, Hamas on Saturday said US recognition of Jerusalem as the capital of Israel would lead to an “escalation” of the “Jerusalem intifada.”

The terror group said that if the Trump administration officially recognizes the Jewish state’s capital next week it would constitute “flagrant aggression” against the city and “a barefaced violation of international law.”

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It said such a move would serve as a cover for a Jewish takeover of the city, amid the expulsion of Palestinians, and called on the Palestinian people to resist any such action through renewed intifada.

The “Jerusalem intifada” is a name given by some Palestinians to a wave of unrest and Palestinian terrorism that broke out in the West Bank and Jerusalem in late 2015.

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Israeli security forces fire tear gas to disperse Palestinians after clashes broke out at the Temple Mount compound in Jerusalem’s Old City on July 27, 2017. (AFP Photo/Ahmad Gharabli)

Since that time some 43 Israelis, two visiting Americans, an Eritrean national, a Palestinian man, and a British student have been killed in stabbing, shooting and vehicular attacks by Palestinian assailants, and more than 270 Palestinians were killed by Israeli fire, a majority of them attackers.

The violence has greatly subsided in recent months.

On Friday, Palestinian Authority President Mahmoud Abbas’s office warned of the potential destructive effects if Trump recognizes Jerusalem, a move they say would deny their claim to East Jerusalem as the capital of their future state.

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US President Donald Trump, left, and President of the Palestinian Authority Mahmoud Abbas stand for their national anthems during an arrival ceremony ahead of their meeting in the West Bank city of Bethlehem, May 23, 2017. (AP/Nasser Nasser)

“The American recognition of Jerusalem as the capital of Israel destroys the peace process,” Abbas’s spokesman Nabil Abu Rudeineh said in a statement to AFP.

“The American recognition of Jerusalem as Israel’s capital and moving the American embassy to Jerusalem involves the same level of danger to the future of the peace process and pushes the region into instability,” he said.

Trump is due to decide by Monday on whether to renew a six-month waiver on moving the embassy. He pledged during his campaign to move the embassy to Jerusalem but renewed the waiver in May.

Reports emerged on Friday that Trump could again delay moving the embassy but recognize Jerusalem as the capital of Israel.

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Israeli security forces stand guard in front of Palestinian Muslim worshipers outside Lions Gate in the Old City of Jerusalem, July 21, 2017. (Judah Ari Gross/Times of Israel)

The Palestinians see East Jerusalem as the capital of their future state and fiercely oppose any changes that could be regarded as legitimizing Israel’s control over East Jerusalem, which it captured in the 1967 Six Day War.

Israel annexed East Jerusalem and claims all of Jerusalem as its undivided eternal capital.

This has not been recognized by the international community. No countries currently have their embassies in Jerusalem, instead keeping them in the Israeli commercial capital Tel Aviv.

AFP contributed to this report.

 

https://www.timesofisrael.com/hamas-vows-renewed-intifada-if-us-recognizes-jerusalem-as-israeli-capital/

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I thought Mecca was their holy land...He stressed that "Jerusalem is our Holy Land and our land." 

There is always some type of drama an crisis with these people. I guess now that ISIS is gone they need somebody else to kill.

Moqtada  al Sadr hasn't gotten his share of the news lately so it appears he's now concerned about a city in Israel an is back to his sabre rattling of killing Americans....

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This all started almost a year ago.

 

 

 

Iraq’s al-Sadr threatens to ‘liberate’ Jerusalem if Trump moves embassy

Powerful Shiite cleric joins chorus of Arab leaders warning of violent backlash if US transfers embassy from Televiv.

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Shiite cleric Muqtada al-Sadr speaks during a press conference in the Shiite holy city of Najaf, 100 miles (160 kilometers) south of Baghdad, Iraq, Tuesday, Jan 1, 2013 (AP/Alaa Al-Marjani)
Shiite cleric Muqtada al-Sadr speaks during a press conference in the Shiite holy city of Najaf, 100 miles (160 kilometers) south of Baghdad, Iraq, Tuesday, Jan 1, 2013 (AP/Alaa Al-Marjani)

NAJAF, Iraq — Moving the US Embassy in Israel from Tel Aviv to Jerusalem would be a declaration of war on Islam, influential Iraqi cleric Muqtada al-Sadr said Tuesday.

“Transferring the US Embassy to Jerusalem would be a public and more-explicit-than-ever declaration of war against Islam,” he said in a statement.

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In a break with previous administrations, new US President Donald Trump has pledged to recognize Jerusalem as Israel’s capital and relocate the US Embassy there from Tel Aviv.

Sadr, a firebrand Shiite cleric whose militia once fought US occupation forces in Iraq, called for the “formation of a special division to liberate Jerusalem were the decision to be implemented.”

Sadr said the Cairo-based Arab League as well as the Organisation of Islamic Cooperation, the world’s main pan-Islamic body, should take a decisive stand on the issue or dissolve themselves.

The Najaf-based cleric also called “for the immediate closure of the US Embassy in Iraq” should Washington go ahead with its promised embassy transfer in Israel.

The US embassy in Tel Aviv, Israel, June 14, 2016. (Flash 90)
The US embassy in Tel Aviv, Israel, June 14, 2016. (Flash 90)

Sadr supporters protesting against the lack of services and widespread corruption in the Iraqi state stormed the so-called “Green Zone” in Baghdad twice last year.

The protesters entered the parliament buildings and the prime minister’s office but did not attempt anything against the US Embassy there, which is Washington’s largest foreign mission.

The United States works with Iraq on a range of issues, notably with military backing for the Iraqi offensive to retake large parts of the country seized by the Islamic State jihadist group.

The final status of Jerusalem is one of the thorniest issues in resolving the Israeli-Palestinian conflict.

Israel considers Jerusalem — including the eastern Palestinian sector it annexed in 1980 — as its indivisible capital. The Palestinians want to make East Jerusalem the capital of their future state.

Trump vowed to move the embassy during his address at last year’s AIPAC Policy Conference, and he has indicated during his transition that he will follow through on that promise.

However, the plan has brought warnings of far-reaching diplomatic repercussions, as well as the possibility of violence.

US President Donald Trump salutes the crowd after the swearing-in ceremony as 45th President of the USA in front of the Capitol in Washington on January 20, 2017. (AFP Photo/Timothy A. Clary)
US President Donald Trump salutes the crowd after the swearing-in ceremony as 45th President of the USA in front of the Capitol in Washington on January 20, 2017. (AFP Photo/Timothy A. Clary)

Palestinian and Arab leaders have warned that relocating the embassy could lead to mass protests and unrest. Palestinian Authority President Mahmoud Abbas has indicated he could revoke the PLO’s recognition of Israel and Abbas’s Fatah party warned the move “would open the gates of hell.”

Members of the Israeli government, meanwhile, have been vocally supportive of the plan, but Israeli security officials are reportedly preparing for possible violence in the wake of such a move.

The White House on Sunday appeared to play down suggestions that a move was imminent, with press secretary Sean Spicer saying: “We are at the very beginning stages of even discussing this subject.”

 

https://www.timesofisrael.com/iraq-cleric-warns-us-moving-embassy-is-declaration-of-war-on-islam/

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Jordan begins diplomatic offensive ahead of Trump move on Jerusalem

 

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AMMAN (Reuters) - Jordan has begun consultations on convening an emergency meeting of the Arab League and the Organisation of Islamic Cooperation (OIC) before an expected move this week by U.S. President Donald Trump to recognize Jerusalem as Israel’s capital, a senior Jordanian source said.

 

A senior U.S. administration official said on Friday that Trump was likely to make the controversial declaration in a speech on Wednesday. Recognizing Jerusalem would upend decades of American policy and possibly inflame tensions in the Middle East.

Jordan, the current president of the Arab summit, would invite members of the two bodies to convene if the recognition is extended, to “discuss ways of dealing with the consequences of such a decision that raised alarm and concern”, the senior Jordanian diplomatic source told Reuters.

 

“It could ultimately hamper all efforts to get the peace process moving and holds a very high risk of provoking Arab and Muslim countries and Muslim communities in the West,” said the diplomatic source, asking not to be named.

King Abdullah’s Hashemite dynasty is the custodian of the Muslim holy sites in Jerusalem, making Amman sensitive to any changes of status of the disputed city.

Word of Trump’s planned announcement, which would deviate from previous U.S. presidents who have insisted the Jerusalem’s status must be decided in negotiations, drew criticism from the Palestinian Authority and was sure to anger the broader Arab world.

The Palestinians want East Jerusalem as the capital of their future state, and the international community does not recognize Israel’s claim on all of the city, home to sites holy to the Jewish, Muslim and Christian religions.

 

Jordan lost East Jerusalem and the West Bank to Israel during the 1967 Arab-Israeli war and says the city’s fate should only be decided only at the end of a final settlement.

“It is essential no unilateral decisions are made that would change the historic status quo of Jerusalem as an occupied city whose fate needs to be determined in final status talks within an overall peace package,” the senior Jordanian diplomatic source added.

 

https://www.reuters.com/article/us-jordan-usa-jerusalem/jordan-begins-diplomatic-offensive-ahead-of-trump-move-on-jerusalem-idUSKBN1DX0OY

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The chest chants against Trump: For Jerusalem the Lord protects him and the people redeemed him and we are behind them dahir

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BAGHDAD, Jan 3 (Reuters) - Sadr's leader Moqtada al-Sadr chanted on Sunday on a social networking site Twitter against US President Donald Trump's decision to transfer his country's embassy to Jerusalem and recognize it as the capital of Israel.

"Our Jerusalem is ours, not against others, despite the intransigence of colonialism and global arrogance," he wrote. "What do you think, Trump, but refute, and your days are only a number, and your collection is scattered?" And Jerusalem has a god protecting him and a people redeemed, and we are behind them a dahir. "

Palestinian officials have begun mobilizing international diplomatic support to convince US President Donald Trump not to recognize Jerusalem as the capital of Israel after reports that he intends to do so. Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas is in intensive contact with Arab and foreign leaders, including French President Emmanuel Macaron, Turkish Recep Tayyip Erdogan. AH

 

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3 hours ago, SnowGlobe7 said:

Jarrod meets with Maliki and Sadr is threatening Trump...man why does this senerio make me nervous 

 

Sadly, the World is in a World of Shiite . . . and the Shiite is getting deeper.

 

It would appear there are those folks that will not be satisfied with anything less that than the complete destruction of this Planet and it's entire population. Most of the World's leaders are totally insane. When the Inmates are Running the Asylum, well, this is what we get.

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President Donald Trump has not yet decided whether to recognize Jerusalem as Israel's capital or whether to proceed immediately in moving the U.S. Embassy from Tel Aviv to the holy city. That's according to his son-in-law and senior adviser Jared Kushner

 

 

 

By Matthew Lee-AP

Dec.3, 2017

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

http://www.latimes.com/sns-bc-us--united-states-mideast-20171203-story.html

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WOW!  I can't believe it!  

 

They just got rid of Daash, and now they want to fight Trump over Jerusalem.  What the hell is wrong with these people?  They can't have 5 minutes of peace before looking to fight again?  I will never understand them.  :(

 

 

 

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In one article they say they want us to give them a "Marshall Plan" to rebuild their country and in another article they threaten our President.  

Talk about gall !   What a lousy bunch of integrates!  

 

 I better stop before I really fly off the handle. 

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TRUMP HAS THE OPTION TO MOVE THE CAPITAL TO JERUSALEM. He has not done so. Every US President has had the option since the creation of Israel. Only if the choose is safe enough. Jared Kushner is the one saying they are going to do it, not Trump. Give it time.

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3 hours ago, umbertino said:

 

President Donald Trump has not yet decided whether to recognize Jerusalem as Israel's capital or whether to proceed immediately in moving the U.S. Embassy from Tel Aviv to the holy city. That's according to his son-in-law and senior adviser Jared Kushner

 

 

 

By Matthew Lee-AP

Dec.3, 2017

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

http://www.latimes.com/sns-bc-us--united-states-mideast-20171203-story.html

nevermind, umbertino is on it :twothumbs:

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The Arab League is holding an emergency meeting to discuss the plan to transfer the US Embassy from Tel Aviv to Jerusalem

In International - Reports  4 December, 2017 on the Arab League held an emergency meeting to discuss the plan to transfer the US Embassy from Tel Aviv to Jerusalem closed 9 visits

 
 

The League of Arab States will hold an emergency meeting on Tuesday to discuss the United States plan to transfer its embassy in Israel from Tel Aviv to Jerusalem.

Assistant Secretary-General of the League of Arab States Hossam Zaki said that "the university will hold an emergency meeting on the city of Jerusalem at the request of Palestine."

For his part, Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas sent letters to the leaders of many countries and international organizations, demanding to block the initiative of the United States to transfer its embassy in Israel to Jerusalem.

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9 hours ago, newbieDA said:

TRUMP HAS THE OPTION TO MOVE THE CAPITAL TO JERUSALEM. He has not done so. Every US President has had the option since the creation of Israel. Only if the choose is safe enough. Jared Kushner is the one saying they are going to do it, not Trump. Give it time.

Kushner works only at the behest of the president..if the palistinies dont reconize isreal then the PRESIDENT will move the capital! this step makes it easier!

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Jordan warns Trump of the consequences of recognizing Jerusalem as the capital of "Israel"

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Jordanian Foreign Minister warned Washington of serious consequences "if recognized Jerusalem as the capital of the Zionist entity.

Jordanian Foreign Minister Ayman Safadi said he told his US counterpart, "Rex Talerson," that any declaration on this issue will provoke outrage in the Arab and Islamic worlds.

According to the BBC, there is increasing speculation that US President Donald Trump will announce the recognition of Jerusalem as the capital of the Zionist entity in the near future, in fulfillment of the pledge made during the electoral defeat last year.

Jared Kouchner, Trump's brother-in-law, said no decision had yet been made.

The warnings came after speculation that US President Donald Trump would recognize Jerusalem as the capital of Israel in a speech on Wednesday.

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The Arab League is holding an emergency meeting to discuss the plan to transfer the US Embassy to Jerusalem

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The Arab League is holding an emergency meeting to discuss the plan to transfer the US Embassy to Jerusalem
The Arab League is holding an emergency meeting to discuss the plan to transfer the US Embassy to Jerusalem
 

 

Baghdad / Baghdadiya News / ... The media reported that the League of Arab States will be held on Tuesday, an emergency meeting to discuss the United States plan for the transfer of its embassy in Israel from Tel Aviv to Jerusalem.

Assistant Secretary-General of the League of Arab States Hossam Zaki said that "the university will hold an emergency meeting on the city of Jerusalem at the request of Palestine."

For his part, Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas sent letters to the leaders of many countries and international organizations, demanding the obstruction of the initiative of the United States of America to transfer its embassy in Israel to Jerusalem.

 

http://www.albaghdadiyanews.com/?p=82214

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