Protests Break Out Around the Globe in Wake of Trump’s Jerusalem Decision

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BERLIN, GERMANY - DECEMBER 08: People waving Palestinian and Turkish flags gather in front of the Brandenburg Gate to protest against U.S. President Donald Trump's announcement to recognize Jerusalem as the capital of Israel on December 8, 2017 in Berlin, Germany. Several thousand, mostly Muslim protesters attended the rally. Meanwhile Palestinians are clashing with Islraeli security forces in the West Bank. (Photo by Sean Gallup/Getty Images)
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Somalis protest against President Donald Trump's decision to recognize Jerusalem as the capital of Israel, in Mogadishu, Somalia, Friday, Dec. 8, 2017. Several hundred protesters, led by Islamic scholars, marched after Friday prayers to show solidarity with Palestinians, chanting anti-Israel and anti-Trump slogans including "Down, Trump!"
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People waving Palestinian and Turkish flags gather in front of the Brandenburg Gate to protest against President Donald Trump's announcement to recognize Jerusalem as the capital of Israel on Dec. 8, 2017 in Berlin, Germany.
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Protesters burn a photo of Donald Trump during a protest outside the U.S. Embassy in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia, Friday, Dec. 8, 2017. Malaysian Muslims, including members of the ruling party, hold protest outside U.S. Embassy over Washington's controversial move to recognize Jerusalem as Israel's capital.
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Men burn portraits of President Donald Trump during a rally against his decision to recognize Jerusalem as Israel's capital in Banda Aceh, Indonesia, Friday, Dec. 8, 2017. Hundreds of people across the most populous Muslim country staged protests Friday against Trump administration's policy shift on the contested city.
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Tear gas fired by Israeli troops cover a field during clashes with Palestinian protesters near an Israeli checkpoint in the West Bank city of Ramallah on Dec. 8, 2017.
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A Palestinian youth holds the national flag of Palestine during a protest in the refugee camp of Beddawi on the outskirts of the northern port city of Tripoli, Lebanon, on Dec. 8, 2017.
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Protesters wave flags and shout slogans outside the U.S. Consulate on Dec. 6, 2017 in Istanbul, Turkey. People gathered to protest after President Donald Trump declared recognition of Jerusalem as the capital of Israel. President Trump went ahead with the announcement despite Middle East leaders and Pope Francis condemning the decision. The announcement, which breaks with decades of U.S. policy, threatens to bring further instability to the region.
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Iraqi supporters of Shiite cleric Moqtada al-Sadr demonstrate after the Friday noon prayers in Baghdad, Iraq, on Dec. 8, 2017, to denounce the widely criticized decision from President Donald Trump to recognize Jerusalem as the capital of Israel.
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Palestinian protesters stand on US and Israeli flags while a pair of slippers are placed on portraits of US President Donald Trump, left, and Israeli Premier Benjamin Netanyahu, right, in a sign of disrespect during a protest in the southern Gaza Strip town of Rafah on Dec. 8, 2017.
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Afghan protesters shout slogans denouncing the U.S. and Israel during a protest in downtown Kabul on Dec. 8, 2017.
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Protesters shout anti-U.S. and Israeli slogans during a protest in Quetta on Dec. 8, 2017, following Trump's decision to officially recognize Jerusalem as the Israeli capital.
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Demonstrators burn an American flag in reaction to President Donald Trump's decision to recognize Jerusalem as the capital of Israel, at the Jaramana camp in Damascus on Dec. 8, 2017.
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A Palestinian protestor uses a sling shot to throw stones towards Israeli security forces during clashes after the Friday prayers in the city centre of the West Bank town of Hebron on Dec. 8, 2017.
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Israeli troops take position during clashes with Palestinian protesters near an Israeli checkpoint in the West Bank city of Ramallah on Dec. 8, 2017.
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Pro-Palestinian protesters step on a poster of President Donald Trump during a demonstration in Istanbul on Dec. 8, 2017.
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U.S. and Israeli national flags are projected on the wall of Jerusalem's Old City on Dec. 6, 2017, in Jerusalem, Israel. President Donald Trump recognized Jerusalem as the capital of Israel in a landmark speech delivered at the White House on Wednesday.
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President Donald Trump holds up a proclamation declaring the U.S. government's recognition of Jerusalem as the capital of Israel after signing the document in the Diplomatic Reception Room at the White House, Dec. 6, 2017, in Washington, D.C. In keeping with a campaign promise, Trump said the United States will move its embassy from Tel Aviv to Jerusalem within a few years. No other country has an embassy in Jerusalem.
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