US President Trump announced in December 6, 2017 that he recognized Jerusalem as the capital of Israel and launched the US embassy in Tel Aviv from Jerusalem to the capital. The US State Department has announced that it will move the US embassy to Jerusalem on May 14, 2018, that is, the 70th anniversary of Israels founding. According to the US State Department, the new embassy will be temporarily located in the Arnona District of Jerusalem, where the US consulate is currently located. The US State Department said the US government will find a permanent location for the new embassy. Trump: many presidents have promised to move to the embassy only if I have succeeded. President Trump: it is a great honor for me to attend. The relocation of the American embassy to Jerusalem was a long - promised project that many presidents had promised over the years, they had promised in the campaign, but did not have the courage to carry it out, and I did. The United States has not yet moved Guatemala to take the lead into the new embassy in Jerusalem. According to the Russian website today, the Embassy of Guatemalas new relocation is scheduled to open in May 16th, and it is still half a month from the opening ceremony, and the national flag of Guatemala has been raised outside the new embassy.