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Nikki Haley threatens the entire U.N. over Jerusalem vote

U.S. Ambassador to the U.N. Nikki Haley has threatened to tell the president the names of countries who voted on an upcoming draft resolution in the General Assembly that would criticize the U.S. for recognizing Jerusalem as Israel’s capital,according to a memo obtained by the Guardian. “The president will be watching this vote carefully and has requested I report back on those who voted against us,” Haley reportedly wrote. Here’s the thing: Every single U.N. resolution vote is recorded for posterity. There’s an entire, easily navigable search section that will tell you…

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‘This is EPIC’: Trump threatens to cut off financial aid to UN members over Jerusalem vote

Ambassador Nikki Haley has already put the United Nations on notice that “the U.S. will be taking names” when the UN votes Thursday on a resolution condemning the Trump administration’s decision to recognize Jerusalem as the capital of Israel. On Wednesday, President Donald Trump sweetened the pot, telling reporters that the U.S. just might withhold foreign aid from countries that vote in favor of the resolution and against the U.S. Trump threatens to cut aid to countries that oppose his Jerusalem decision: 'Let them vote against us. We'll save a…

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Haley Warns UN That Trump Is Watching Jerusalem Votes

Nikki Haley has a warning for her fellow UN ambassadors ahead of a key vote on Jerusalem this week: Read a QuickTake Q&A on the controversy over Jerusalem’s status “I liked the message that Nikki sent yesterday at the United Nations to all of those nations that take our money and then they vote against us in the Security Council, they vote against us potentially at the assembly,” Trump said. “They take hundreds of millions of dollars and even billions of dollars and then they vote against us. Well we’re…

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