In his post on his official Facebook account Sunday, Morales said that after talks with Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu, he chose to instruct Guatemala's foreign ministry to move the embassy.
Israel is welcoming Guatemala's decision to follow the United States in planning to transfer its embassy from Tel Aviv to Jerusalem.
Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu wished Christians around the world a "Merry Christmas". Well here is the second country and I reiterate: "It is only the beginning and it is important".
"We are in contact with at least ten countries, some of them in Europe" to discuss the move, deputy foreign minister Tzipi Hotovely told public radio.
As a sequel to that, the UN General Assembly voted to adopt a non-binding resolution on the status of Jerusalem.
In July, Morales decorated the outgoing Israeli ambassador Moshe Bachar with the Order of Quetzal on the Grand Cross degree, the country's highest honor, in recognition of his cooperation in strengthening the political dialogue between the Central American nation and the Jewish state. Violence, corruption and poverty have made them the main source of illegal migration to the United States, which is giving them $750 million to provide better conditions at home.
Trump didn't set a timetable for moving the U.S. Embassy, and neither did Guatemala's president.
Security Council subsequently voted on a Egypt-drafted resolution to make the United States withdraw its decision.
Morales's position has become fragile in recent months because of allegations of corruption against him being investigated by a special UN-backed body working with Guatemalan prosecutors. Thirty-five nations abstained and 21 stayed away from the vote.
Others, such as Britain, France, Germany and South Korea were in the majority of 128 nations denouncing any unilateral decision to view Jerusalem as Israel's capital.
Seventy years ago, when the United Nations voted to partition Palestine into Jewish and Arab states, Jerusalem was defined as a separate entity under worldwide supervision.
"God bless both our countries - Israel and Guatemala!"
Trump has tasked his son-in-law Jared Kushner, who had no prior experience in government, with spearheading the complicated peace plan efforts.
Officers breathalysed party goers outside the house, all were between 17 and 20-years-old - which is underage by U.S. laws. They could face fines up to $315,000 (£235,000) each, though WJLA reported that a sentence that high would be unlikely.
NOTES: Chargers LB Korey Toomer, starting in place of the injured Denzel Perryman, had his first sack of the season. The Chargers are just 1-6 ATS In their last 7 in December and 3-7-1 ATS in their last 11 games following a loss .
The driver reportedly lost control over the vehicle due to which the bus skidded off the bridge into the river. The bus was ferrying around 50 passengers from Lal Soth to Sawai Madhopur , about 65 km away, reported NDTV.
Somewhat heavier snow is likely in some areas, especially in the Greater Toronto Area where a snowfall warning is in effect. In a weather warning issued Sunday, Environment Canada said a pacific frontal system will move onto Vancouver Island today.
But while Cahill gives credit to Arsenal for their recent wins, he insisted Chelsea will be extra motivated to get a result. The two-legged semi-finals will be played on the 9/23 January, with the final in late set for late February.
But Sri Lanka fought its way back as Iyer was run out when the ball deflected onto the stumps off bowler Akila Dananjaya. But then fortunes changed and India defeated Sri Lanka heftily in the ODI series under the leadership of Rohit Sharma.
Nintendo just released a new trailer and a batch of screenshots for its Switch-exclusive fighting game ARMS . If you start Grand Prix at level seven, the game will default to strong computer opponent from the start.
That is 5 hours and 32 minutes less daylight than Baltimore gets on the summer solstice , the "longest" day of the year. After December 21 , the nights will begin to get shorter as our planet rotates towards the sun.
Amazon acquires wireless security camera startup
This week, Blink introduced its third product to be released, a doorbell with a built-in camera that also operates on batteries. The indoor camera and doorbell both start at $99, while the outdoor monitoring system is available from $129.
Jadhav's mother, wife to arrive in Islamabad on Monday
Faisal had said the meeting would take place at the foreign affairs ministry and its photo and video footage would be issued. India maintains that Jadhav was kidnapped from Iran where he had business interests after retiring from the Navy.
Salvation Army's Red Kettle Donations Are Down
Bells are still ringing at local malls and shops as Salvation Army volunteers struggle to get attention for their red kettles. The Salvation Army of Greenwood is projecting a $15,000 drop in donations to its Red Kettle Campaign this year.
Rolling Stone's Parent Company Sells Controlling Stake
However, a Singapore based company known as BandLab Technologies owns a 49% stake in the publication of the magazine. Now, a media firm named Penske Media owned by Jay Penske will be buying 51% stakes in this NY based publication.