Protests erupt over Donald Trump’s decision to recognize Jerusalem as Israel’s capital

Hundreds of Palestinians are protesting in cities across the West Bank and Gaza Strip against U.S. President Donald Trump’s recognition of Jerusalem as Israel’s capital.The demonstrators are burning posters of Trump and of Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu, as well as American and Israeli flags.READ MORE: World leaders call Trump’s Jerusalem decision ‘dangerous’ and ‘irresponsible’Clashes between Israeli security forces and Palestinian protesters were reported at several locations and have been largely non-violent.But dozens of Palestinians gathered at two points on the Gaza border fence with Israel and threw rocks at soldiers on the other side. Inside Gaza, thousands of Palestinians rallied, some chanting: “Death to America! Death to the fool Trump!”WATCH: Palestinians set U.S., Israeli flags ablaze ahead of Trump’s expected Jerusalem declaration

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