Support the news

Turkey Condemns U.S. Decision On Jerusalem

Turkey is one of the countries condemning President Trump's decision to recognize Jerusalem as the capital of Israel. President Recep Tayyip Erdogan says it's a "red line" for Muslims and threatened to sever Turkey's diplomatic ties with Israel.

Here & Now's Meghna Chakrabarti learns more from the BBC's Mark Lowen (@marklowen).

This BBC interview can be heard in the Here & Now podcast or with the WBUR app.


+Join the discussion

Support the news