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U.S. embassy opens in Jerusalem

Senior White House Adviser Ivanka Trump gestures as she stands next to the dedication plaque at the U.S. embassy in Jerusalem, during the dedication ceremony. 

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Senior White House Adviser Ivanka Trump gestures as she stands next to the dedication plaque at the U.S. embassy in Jerusalem, during the dedication ceremony. REUTERS/Ronen Zvulun

Senior White House Adviser Ivanka Trump gestures as she stands next to the dedication plaque at the U.S. embassy in Jerusalem, during the dedication ceremony. REUTERS/Ronen Zvulun
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Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu speaks as U.S. Ambassador to Israel David Friedman sits next to him. REUTERS/Ronen Zvulun

Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu speaks as U.S. Ambassador to Israel David Friedman sits next to him. REUTERS/Ronen Zvulun

Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu speaks as U.S. Ambassador to Israel David Friedman sits next to him. REUTERS/Ronen Zvulun
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Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu, Senior White House Advisers Jared Kushner and Ivanka Trump and Israeli President Reuven Rivlin applaud during the dedication ceremony. REUTERS/Ronen Zvulun

Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu, Senior White House Advisers Jared Kushner and Ivanka Trump and Israeli President Reuven Rivlin applaud during the dedication ceremony. REUTERS/Ronen Zvulun

Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu, Senior White House Advisers Jared Kushner and Ivanka Trump and Israeli President Reuven Rivlin applaud during the dedication ceremony. REUTERS/Ronen Zvulun
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Sheldon Adelson ahead of the dedication ceremony. REUTERS/Ronen Zvulun

Sheldon Adelson ahead of the dedication ceremony. REUTERS/Ronen Zvulun

Sheldon Adelson ahead of the dedication ceremony. REUTERS/Ronen Zvulun
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Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu walks past U.S. Ambassador to Israel David Friedman during the dedication ceremony. 

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Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu walks past U.S. Ambassador to Israel David Friedman during the dedication ceremony. REUTERS/Ronen Zvulun

Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu walks past U.S. Ambassador to Israel David Friedman during the dedication ceremony. REUTERS/Ronen Zvulun
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U.S. Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin arrives ahead of the  ceremony. REUTERS/Ronen Zvulun

U.S. Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin arrives ahead of the ceremony. REUTERS/Ronen Zvulun

U.S. Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin arrives ahead of the ceremony. REUTERS/Ronen Zvulun
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U.S. Ambassador to Israel David Friedman speaks during the dedication ceremony of the new U.S. embassy in Jerusalem. 

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U.S. Ambassador to Israel David Friedman speaks during the dedication ceremony of the new U.S. embassy in Jerusalem. REUTERS/Ronen Zvulun

U.S. Ambassador to Israel David Friedman speaks during the dedication ceremony of the new U.S. embassy in Jerusalem. REUTERS/Ronen Zvulun
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A man looks at the road leading to the new U.S. embassy in Jerusalem. REUTERS/Ronen Zvulun

A man looks at the road leading to the new U.S. embassy in Jerusalem. REUTERS/Ronen Zvulun

A man looks at the road leading to the new U.S. embassy in Jerusalem. REUTERS/Ronen Zvulun
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U.S. Ambassador to Israel David Friedman speaks during the dedication ceremony. REUTERS/Ronen Zvulun

U.S. Ambassador to Israel David Friedman speaks during the dedication ceremony. REUTERS/Ronen Zvulun

U.S. Ambassador to Israel David Friedman speaks during the dedication ceremony. REUTERS/Ronen Zvulun
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Tourists look at the Diplomat Hotel, in the area of the new U.S. embassy in Jerusalem. REUTERS/Ronen Zvulun

Tourists look at the Diplomat Hotel, in the area of the new U.S. embassy in Jerusalem. REUTERS/Ronen Zvulun

Tourists look at the Diplomat Hotel, in the area of the new U.S. embassy in Jerusalem. REUTERS/Ronen Zvulun
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Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu waves as he arrives at the dedication ceremony. REUTERS/Ronen Zvulun

Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu waves as he arrives at the dedication ceremony. REUTERS/Ronen Zvulun

Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu waves as he arrives at the dedication ceremony. REUTERS/Ronen Zvulun
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A worker is seen inside the new U.S. embassy compound during preparations for its opening ceremony. REUTERS/Ronen Zvulun

A worker is seen inside the new U.S. embassy compound during preparations for its opening ceremony. REUTERS/Ronen Zvulun

A worker is seen inside the new U.S. embassy compound during preparations for its opening ceremony. REUTERS/Ronen Zvulun
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A woman walks past a flower bed in the shape of a U.S. flag  near the location of the new embassy in Jerusalem. REUTERS/Ronen Zvulun

A woman walks past a flower bed in the shape of a U.S. flag near the location of the new embassy in Jerusalem. REUTERS/Ronen Zvulun

A woman walks past a flower bed in the shape of a U.S. flag near the location of the new embassy in Jerusalem. REUTERS/Ronen Zvulun
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Motorcyclists from the Israeli Samson Riders motorcycle club are seen in the streets of Jerusalem with U.S. flags, on their way from the U.S. embassy in Tel Aviv to the location of the new U.S. embassy in Jerusalem, May 13. REUTERS/Ammar Awad

Motorcyclists from the Israeli Samson Riders motorcycle club are seen in the streets of Jerusalem with U.S. flags, on their way from the U.S. embassy in Tel Aviv to the location of the new U.S. embassy in Jerusalem, May 13. REUTERS/Ammar Awad

Motorcyclists from the Israeli Samson Riders motorcycle club are seen in the streets of Jerusalem with U.S. flags, on their way from the U.S. embassy in Tel Aviv to the location of the new U.S. embassy in Jerusalem, May 13. REUTERS/Ammar Awad
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Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu claps after handing U.S. Ambassador to Israel David Friedman a letter of appreciation, during a reception held at the Israeli Ministry of Foreign Affairs in Jerusalem, ahead of the moving of the U.S. embassy, May 13. REUTERS/Amir Cohen

Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu claps after handing U.S. Ambassador to Israel David Friedman a letter of appreciation, during a reception held at the Israeli Ministry of Foreign Affairs in Jerusalem, ahead of the moving of the U.S. embassy,...more

Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu claps after handing U.S. Ambassador to Israel David Friedman a letter of appreciation, during a reception held at the Israeli Ministry of Foreign Affairs in Jerusalem, ahead of the moving of the U.S. embassy, May 13. REUTERS/Amir Cohen
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U.S. Deputy Secretary of State John Sullivan, U.S. Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin and Senior White House Advisers Jared Kushner and Ivanka Trump clap their hands during a reception held at the Israeli Ministry of Foreign Affairs in Jerusalem, May 13. REUTERS/Amir Cohen

U.S. Deputy Secretary of State John Sullivan, U.S. Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin and Senior White House Advisers Jared Kushner and Ivanka Trump clap their hands during a reception held at the Israeli Ministry of Foreign Affairs in Jerusalem, May...more

U.S. Deputy Secretary of State John Sullivan, U.S. Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin and Senior White House Advisers Jared Kushner and Ivanka Trump clap their hands during a reception held at the Israeli Ministry of Foreign Affairs in Jerusalem, May 13. REUTERS/Amir Cohen
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Senior White House Advisers Jared Kushner and Ivanka Trump arrive for a reception held at the Israeli Ministry of Foreign Affairs in Jerusalem, May 13. REUTERS/Amir Cohen

Senior White House Advisers Jared Kushner and Ivanka Trump arrive for a reception held at the Israeli Ministry of Foreign Affairs in Jerusalem, May 13. REUTERS/Amir Cohen

Senior White House Advisers Jared Kushner and Ivanka Trump arrive for a reception held at the Israeli Ministry of Foreign Affairs in Jerusalem, May 13. REUTERS/Amir Cohen
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A worker hangs a road sign directing to the U.S. embassy in Jerusalem, May 7. REUTERS/Ronen Zvulun

A worker hangs a road sign directing to the U.S. embassy in Jerusalem, May 7. REUTERS/Ronen Zvulun

A worker hangs a road sign directing to the U.S. embassy in Jerusalem, May 7. REUTERS/Ronen Zvulun
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