Jerusalem issue garners mixed reactions from religious groups

Dec 17, 2018


George Browning, president of Australia Palestine Advocacy Network, talked to ABC AM the Morrison government’s decision to recognise West Jerusalem as Israel’s capital.

By Nick Grimm
Presented by ABC AM

Australia’s new foreign policy position has been welcomed by Jewish community groups, and condemned by Palestinians and their supporters.

Scott Morrison, Prime Minister
Peter Wertheim, executive director, Executive Council of Australian Jewry
Liam Getreu, New Israel Fund
Mustafa Barghouti, general secretary, Palestinian National Initiative
George Browning, president, Australia Palestine Advocacy Network and former Anglican bishop of Canberra and Goulburn

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