Palestinians recall ambassadors from 4 EU states over US Embassy celebration

The Palestinian Foreign Ministry is recalling its ambassadors in Romania, Hungary, Austria and the Czech Republic, Reuters reported. The ministry said on Wednesday that those EU nations had participated in an official Israeli celebration marking the US Embassy’s move to Jerusalem. Ambassadors from the four countries took part in an Israeli Foreign Ministry reception on Sunday in Jerusalem for the official delegation from Washington that inaugurated the embassy on Monday, according to the Palestinian officials. Israel said all 86 countries with diplomatic missions in Israel were invited to the event, and 33 accepted.