The U.S. has led efforts to negotiate a peace treaty between Israel and Palestine for over 20 years.
Palestinian protesters clash with Israeli forces on December 11th, 2017, near the border fence with Israel, east of Gaza City.
Analysts around the globe caution such a move would put any peace talks between Israel and Palestine at risk.
Jordan's King Abdullah warned that the move "will have serious implications for security and stability in the Middle East.
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Filmmaker Sasha Kapustina is capturing this unique profession as it becomes an integral part to hospitals in Jerusalem.