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Why British Muslims care about Jerusalem

This week US President Donald Trump said his country would officially recognise Jerusalem as the capital of Israel, reversing decades of American policy.

Israelis (predominantly Jewish) and Palestinians (predominantly Muslim) have been in conflict for years over the city.

We asked Muslims in Bradford, which has one of the UK's largest Muslim populations, whether Jerusalem matters to them.

Mr Trump meeting Mahmoud Abbas in September. Mr Abbas has warned that moving the US embassy to Jerusalem would have ‘dangerous consequences’ PPO/Getty

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