Israeli forces killed at least 52 Palestinians in a wave of gunfire condemned as a "massacre" by Palestinian Authority President Mahmoud Abbas.
Israel faces mounting regional and worldwide pressure over the deaths of Palestinian protesters on the Gaza border, with South Africa, Turkey, Belgium and Ireland withdrawing their ambassadors from Tel Aviv and the UN Commission on Human Rights calling for an independent inquiry.
The Palestinians have long wanted Jerusalem to be the capital of a future Palestinian state.
Speaking to reporters at a White House briefing, Shah also declined to join with other countries, including France and Britain, in calling for Israel to exercise restraint in its response to the protests.
The Palestinian Authority has recalled its ambassador to Washington in response to the relocation of the U.S. embassy in Israel to the disputed city of Jerusalem, the Palestinian Foreign Ministry stated Tuesday.
While some members said the U.N.'s most powerful body needed to speak as one to try to calm the volatile situation - and the Palestinian envoy implored, "When are you going to act?" - a proposed statement had stalled Monday after the US blocked it. They killed 60 people and injured well over 1,000 with live fire, according to Gaza's Health Ministry. They held signs proclaiming "70 years too many" and "Stop Israel's illegal occupation".
In an apparent tit-for-tat, Israel then requested the Turkish consul general in Jerusalem leave the country. "The location of the embassy has no bearing on the specific boundaries of Israeli sovereignty in Jerusalem, or the resolution of contested borders".
Alistair Burt, UK Minister for the Middle East, has said the U.S. needs to show greater understanding of the root causes of the Israeli-Palestinian conflict, in a rare criticism of Britain's closest ally.
Obayda Afghani, who was born in the Palestinian territory, said she was "angry and outraged and frustrated" about the killings on Monday: "You hear condemnations here and there, but is that enough?"
Other countries have taken or signalled diplomatic action: Turkey expelled Israel's ambassador, Ireland and Belgium summoned Israeli envoys, and the United Nations human rights office called for an investigation into the bloodshed.
More than 600 protesters blocked roads in the city center for over two hours, he said.
New York killer nanny sentenced to life in prison
Prosecutors argued that Ortega was jealous of Marina Krim's life and lashed out in the worst way possible - at her children. Ms Krim was afterwards found by police crying and crying hysterically, clutching for her living child.
A co-pilot who was on a Sichuan Airlines flight was "sucked halfway" out of the plane after a cockpit windshield blew out. Footage recorded by the passengers also showed baggage falling from overhead lockers and oxygen masks popping out.
Real Madrid have two stars in the side with Marcelo and Casemiro, while Paulinho joins Barca team-mate Coutinho in the line-up. He is one of six Premier League players in the 23-man squad for 2018, having made 17 appearances in the qualification games.
Rubio hasn't played yet in the Rockets series, nursing a left hamstring strain that actually might have healed enough for Game 5. Despite the loss, rookie Donovan Mitchell rebounded from a terrible Game 3 performance to score 25 points and grab nine rebounds.
We WILL DEMAND that our workplaces are diverse and equitable so that they can best reflect the world in which we actually live. The Cannes Film Festival has always been criticized for gender imbalance on its juries and in its film selection.
With this, the price of petrol in Thiruvananthapuram is now Rs. 78.78 per litre, while that of diesel is Rs. 71.75 per litre. Diesel prices are: 66.14 (Delhi), 66.68 (Kolkata), 70.43 (Mumbai) and 69.79 (Chennai). 89 per litre and petrol to Rs 68.
He also has said he is open to USA training of Iraq's military and regularly meets with US diplomats in Baghdad . The election came as the country deals with the disenfranchisement of the country's Sunni minority.
The most recent tracking numbers have the sequel on pace to make between $125-$ 150 million over its first three days. Domino is the character I could have watched a ton more of, and I hope her role gets expanded in further films.
Baynes plays well as Celtics down Cavs
But the real way that Boston was able to impact Cleveland's offense was through solid execution on their own offensive end. Those shots falling, the Cavaliers were brimming with confidence. "We came out with a lot of energy".
Lots of choices and races for Pennsylvania primary voters
Voters in West Grove can vote "yes" or "no" on granting malt and brewed beverage retail dispenser licenses in the borough. Republican outside groups have already reserved millions in Philadelphia, a sign they're bracing for a cash onslaught.
Rage 2 Officially Announced for PS4, Xbox One and PC
Bethesda's main Twitter account and the Rage Twitter account took Walmart's leak as an opportunity to begin teasing something . We've seen Bethesda at the forefront of AAA VR game releases with titles such as Skyrim VR, Fallout 4 VR, and DOOM VFR.
Indian media distorted Sharif's 26/11 statement- Pak PM
While rejecting the NSC's declaration, Nawaz Sharif said that the time has come to know who has brought the Country to this point. Separately PTI leader Fawad Chaudhry said the former premier does not respect the state or institutions.
Jupiter's moon Europa has enough ingredients to sustain life
Water plumes support the idea that underneath Europa's ice-crested surface, there's a massive expanse of subterranean ocean. And NASA is working on a mission that could do just that. "We'll surely see something we totally don't expect at Europa ".
E-invitation for Sonam Kapoor's wedding
Post this movie, she will resume shooting for the other films in her basket- Ek Ladki Ko Dekha Toh Aisa Laga and The Zoya Factor . And then, in a separate post, Kapoor thanked those closest to her for their love and support. "Best of luck @Cannes".
Pompeo says U.S. will help North Korea economy if it disarms
He said past efforts to denuclearize North Korea had failed because of hasty rewards and the same mistakes should not be repeated. Add North Korea as an interest to stay up to date on the latest North Korea news, video, and analysis from ABC News .