Conway: Moving U.S. Embassy to Jerusalem is ‘Very Big Priority’ for Trump

GRAND RAPIDS, MI - NOVEMBER 08: Republican presidential nominee Donald Trump's campaign manager Kellyanne Conway (L) and his daughter Tiffany Trump listen to Trump speakd during his final campaign rally on Election Day in the Devos Place November 8, 2016 in Grand Rapids, Michigan. Trump's marathon last day of campaigning …
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The Times of Israel reports: Donald Trump’s campaign promise to order the American embassy moved from Tel Aviv to Jerusalem is a “very big priority” for the president-elect, top aide Kellyanne Conway said Monday.

“That is very big priority for this president-elect, Donald Trump,” Conway told radio host Hugh Hewitt in a lengthy interview discussing Trump’s transition to the White House. “He made it very clear during the campaign, and as president-elect I’ve heard him repeat it several times privately, if not publicly.”

During the 2016 election, Trump pledged to end a longstanding White House policy to perpetually defer a 1995 Congressional decision to recognize Jerusalem as the Israeli capital and move the embassy there.

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