Middle East How Trump move on Jerusalem throws a lifeline to Muslim Brotherhood

The conservative Brotherhood, outlawed or marginalized around the Arab world, has opposed the Arab-Israeli peace process for decades. It has emerged as a political winner as it leads popular protests against Trump's declaration in multiple Arab states.

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President Trump’s declaration recognizing Jerusalem as Israel’s capital has elicited criticism and outright condemnation from world leaders ranging from traditional US allies to long-time adversaries.