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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 recognises West Jerusalem as capital of Israel

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

  1. Sky News

Changes:

  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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