Warnings Intensify As Trump Readies Jerusalem Declaration

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President Trump is set to announce he's recognizing Jerusalem as Israel's capital city, and starting the process of moving the U.S. embassy there from Tel Aviv
International outcry was swift and furious ahead of speech expected at lunchtime in the U.S.
Palestinians said it would be 'a kiss of death to the two-state solution' and Trump is 'declaring war in the Middle East'
Pope Francis said he was 'profoundly concerned' and appealed that 'everyone respects the status quo of the city' 
China, which has good ties with Israel and the Palestinians, expressed concerns over 'possible aggravation of regional tensions'
Iran's supreme leader said Trump's new stance represented 'incompetence and failure'
Russia, a key Middle East player, expressed concern about a 'possible deterioration' there

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