Ramallah-based Palestinian government slammed the decision saying "it violates the rules of international law" after Guatemala's President Jimmy Morales announced the decision at a pro-Israel lobby conference in Washington.
Prosecutors in capital Ankara issue arrest warrants for 20 people as part of a probe into the terrorist group Daesh, according to a security source. All those arrested were foreigners.
Meanwhile a suicide bomb attack claimed by Daesh has killed at least two persons in Afghan capital Kabul. Separate suicide bombing attacks by Taliban militants in Helmand province left three more security personnel dead.
Palestine Liberation Organisation number two Saeb Erekat says the result of US decisions on Jerusalem would be "blatant provocation to all Arabs and Muslims."
Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas says "Jerusalem is Palestine's eternal capital" during international conference in Egypt, lashing out at US President Donald Trump over his decision to recognise Jerusalem.
The world has reacted to Trump’s decision to recognise Jerusalem as Israel's capital and to move the US embassy there. But the bigger problem could be the consequences of the decision.
Thousands of demonstrators across the Muslim world took to the streets in solidarity with the Palestinians, and expressed outrage at US President's recognition of the Jerusalem as Israel's capital.
US President Donald Trump has declared his decision to recognise Jerusalem as Israel's capital, despite all UN resolutions, international agreements and worldwide objections. Here are five things to know about the decision:
White House spokeswoman says US President Donald Trump, who promised during the presidential campaign to move the embassy in Israel, would give a speech on Wednesday about his Jerusalem decision.
Officials say Trump is likely to waive a requirement that the US move its embassy from Tel Aviv to Jerusalem.
The move comes ahead of a visit to the United States by Turkey's Prime Minister Binali Yildirim.
The police chief of the Afghan capital said Tuesday's attack appeared to target a branch of the privately owned Kabul Bank, near the US Embassy. Separately, at least 13 civilians died in an Afghan air strike targeting the Taliban in Herat Province.
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