Eight nations seek Security Council meeting after US recognises Jerusalem as Israel capital

Bolivia, Egypt, France, Italy, Senegal, Sweden, the United Kingdom and Uruguay want a meeting by the end of the week, the Swedish mission to the 15-member body said.

Press Trust of India
Publish Date: Dec 7 2017 10:42AM | Updated Date: Dec 7 2017 10:42AM
Eight nations seek Security Council meeting after US recognises Jerusalem as Israel capitalEight nations seek Security Council meeting after US recognises Jerusalem as Israel capital

Eight countries called today for an urgent meeting of the UN Security Council after the United States said it recognized Jerusalem as Israel's capital. 

Bolivia, Egypt, France, Italy, Senegal, Sweden, the United Kingdom and Uruguay want a meeting by the end of the week, the Swedish mission to the 15-member body said.