Watson Institute for International and Public Affairs

Needless deaths in embassy protests

May 16, 2018 Providence Journal

Some 58 Palestinians were killed and some 2,700 hurt by Israeli soldiers during riots that erupted in Gaza following the announcement that the U.S. embassy would be moved from Tel Aviv to Jerusalem. Professor Nina Tannenwald accused President Trump of "working to inflame the Palestinians," labeling him "an arsonist" and saying that "moving the embassy is a way of setting fire to the Middle East."

Needless deaths in embassy protests (comments by Nina Tannenwald) – Providence Journal