Argentinian President Javier Milei announces plan to relocate Argentina's embassy to Jerusalem during his visit to Israel.
Why it matters
The announcement is significant as it aligns Argentina with the United States and other countries that have moved their embassies to Jerusalem, a move that has been controversial due to the city's disputed status.
What the papers say
The Times of Israel emphasizes the positive response from Israeli officials and the criticism from Hamas, while Al Jazeera focuses on Milei's visit to Israel and the warm reception from Israeli officials.
How we got here
The announcement comes after Milei pledged to make the move during his election campaign and is part of a broader trend of countries relocating their embassies to Jerusalem.
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Jerusalem is a city in the Middle East, located on a plateau in the Judaean Mountains between the Mediterranean and the Dead Sea.
Israel, formally known as the State of Israel, is a country in Western Asia, located on the southeastern shore of the Mediterranean Sea and the northern shore of the Red Sea.
Javier Gerardo Milei is an Argentine libertarian economist, politician, author, radio conductor, preacher, public speaker and recently-elected federal deputy, sympathetic to the Austrian School of economic thought.