The United Nations general assembly voted to reject the US recognition of Jerusalem as the Israeli capital and President Trump has made it clear that there will be severe consequences.
The resolution was critical of the announcement, which overturned decades of US foreign policy.
“They take hundreds of millions of dollars and even billions of dollars, and then they vote against us. Well, we’re watching those votes. Let them vote against us. We’ll save a lot. We don’t care,”
Referencing tomorrow’s UN vote criticizing the US embassy move. In the words of the President, “Let them vote against us, we’ll save a lot.” pic.twitter.com/eUGWD4cCBR
— Nikki Haley (@nikkihaley) December 20, 2017
Not only would he cut off “billions” of dollars of US aid, he will also remember when those same countries need support from the US on other votes.
The 193-member United Nations General Assembly held