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Australia–Israel relations

Australia formally recognizes West Jerusalem as the capital of Israel and East Jerusalem as the capital of a future Palestinian state but will not move its embassy from Tel Aviv until a peace settlement is reached with the Palestinians.

Australia's prime minister follows US President Donald Trump's lead and recognises the contested city as Israel's capital.

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  1. Australia formally recognizes West Jerusalem as the capital of Israel but will not move its embassy from Tel Aviv until a peace settlement is reached with the Palestinians.
  2. Australia formally recognizes West Jerusalem as the capital of Israel and East Jerusalem as the capital of a future Palestinian state but will not move its embassy from Tel Aviv until a peace settlement is reached with the Palestinians.

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