Deep anxiety across the Jerusalem divide over Trump's actions

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Israelis and Palestinians worry about what new trouble might follow president’s move to declare Jerusalem the capital of Israel

In the driving rain of a Jerusalem winter storm, the site suggested as a potential location for a future US embassy in one of the world’s most contested cities isn’t much to look at it.

Related: Donald Trump to recognise Jerusalem as Israel’s capital and move US embassy

Of all the issues at the heart of the enduring conflict between Israel and the Palestinians, none is as sensitive as the status of Jerusalem. The holy city has been at the centre of peace-making efforts for decades.

Related: Why would moving the US embassy to Jerusalem be so contentious?

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