In 1995, the U.S. Congress passed the Jerusalem Embassy Act, which conditionally introduced its embassy from Tel Aviv to Jerusalem.  On December 6, 2017, U.S. President Donald Trump officially recognized Jerusalem as Israel`s capital and announced his intention to move the U.S. Embassy to Jerusalem, thus nullifies decades of U.S. policy on the matter.   The step has been criticized by many nations.  A resolution condemning the U.S. decision was supported by the other 14 members of the UN Security Council, but was adopted by the United States on December 18, 2017 with a veto and a resolution to condemn the U.S. decision at the UN General Assembly.    On May 14, 2018, the United States officially relocated its embassy to Jerusalem and converted its Tel Aviv site into a consulate.
Due to the general lack of international recognition of Jerusalem as Israel`s capital, some non-Israeli media use Tel Aviv as a metonym for Israel.     The two most popular sports are football and basketball.  The Beitar Jerusalem Football Club is one of Israel`s best known. Among the supporters, there are political figures who often participate in their games.  The other great Jerusalem football team and one of Beitar`s best rivals is the Hapoel Jerusalem F.C. While Beitar has won the State Cup seven times, Hapoel has won the Cup only once. Beitar has won the league six times, Hapoel has never succeeded. Beitar plays in the more prestigious HaAl league, while Hapoel is the leumit in the second division. Since its opening in 1992, Teddy Stadium has been The largest football stadium in Jerusalem, with a capacity of 34,000 seats. The most popular Palestinian football club is Jabal Al Mukaber (since 1976), who plays in the West Bank Premier League. The club hails from Mount Scopus in Jerusalem, which is part of the Asian Football Confederation, and plays at The Fayçal Al-Husseini International Stadium in Al-Ram, across the West Bank Barrier.
  The flow channels are probably long-form remnants of catastrophic flooding on Mars. A. They occur only in equatorial regions and generally do not form large interconnected networks. B. Instead, it is probably the routes used by huge amounts of water that flow from the southern highlands to the northern plains.
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