A number of Arab celebrities took to social media to express their outrage after US President Donald Trump declared Wednesday evening، The United States recognition of Jerusalem as the capital of Israel، provoking anger، both locally and globally .
These stars included، Ragheb Alama، Sherine Abdel Wahab، Assi El Helani، Kinda Alloush، Mohamed Henedi، Amal Hijazi، and Elissa.
"Jerusalem will remain the capital of Palestine." Ragheb wrote on his Facebook account، and Kinda Alloush wrote on her Twitter account "Jerusalem is the eternal capital of Palestine”.
Meanwhile, the Syndicate of actors issued a press statement condemning that move.
Noteworthy، US President Donald Trump announced formally that the United States would recognize Jerusalem as the Israeli capital
As soon as the policy was announced، Palestinian leaders renewed earlier calls for mass demonstrations to protest against Mr. Trump's decision، and the Israeli military made preparations for Thursday that will likely include street closings in central Jerusalem، Global Times reported.
The Palestinian reaction، and the reaction of allies and sympathizers in the Muslim world – Turkey، Jordan، Saudi Arabia and Egypt among them – was one of disappointment and anger. All condemned Mr. Trump's decision.