Turkish President, Recep Tayyip Erdogan. Source: Al-Monitor

Erdogan: Turkish Embassy in East Jerusalem will be opened soon 

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Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan said his country would open an embassy in East Jerusalem.

Erdogan comments come after he strongly criticized the American decision to recognize Jerusalem as the capital of Israel.

He added “If God wills, the day will come when we will open our embassy in East Jerusalem.