[su_label type=”info”]SMA News – Agencies [/su_label][su_spacer size=”10″][su_label type=”info”]Amman – SMA – PIC[/su_label][/su_spacer] Thousands of protesters in Indonesia and Malaysia initiated demonstrations on Friday to denounce the decision of US president Donald Trump recognizing Jerusalem as a capital of Israel. Security authorities increased security measure around the embassies of USA and Israel in both countries. Leaders of the two Asian countries joined to other vices in condemning Trump’s decision announced last Wednesday. In Kuala Lumpur, capital of Malaysia, thousands of protesters gathered in front of the US embassy with hostile chants against USA and burnt a Trump’s dummy. In Indonesia, hundreds of protesters arrived at the US embassy in Jakarta, the biggest Islamic capital according to its population, wearing the Palestinian scarfs and waving the Palestinian flag, according to Reuters.
February 22, 2022