The Controversial Question of Jerusalem from the Point of View of International Law, Veronika Bílková (IIR, Czech Republic)

What is the basis for the concept of recognition in international law and does an act of recognizing a capital city even exist? Read our newest reflection by Veronika Bílková and learn about the way Israel claims Jerusalem, which is considered by the majority of the international community to be the capital of both the state of Israel and the future state of Palestine. The author also presents and critically examines the arguments of the Trump administration for relocating the US embassy from Tel Aviv to Jerusalem.

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