Islamic terrorist organization Hamas calls on Muslims for an uprising against Israel. Hamas leader Ismail Haniyeh urged Palestinian-Arabs and all Muslims for increased attacks against the Jewish state. This comes in response to the U.S.’s recognition of Jerusalem as the capital of Israel.
The U.S. Consulate in Jerusalem bars American diplomats from leisure travel through the Old City and the West Bank. This comes as the State Department expects a rise in Islamic unrest over President Trump’s decision to recognize Jerusalem as the capital of Israel.