Trump move on Jerusalem highlights Arab divisions

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Protesters, some waving Palestinian flags chant anti-U.S. slogans during a demonstration near the U.S. Consulate in Istanbul, late Wednesday.

BEIRUT — Muslims across the Middle East warned Wednesday of disastrous consequences after President Donald Trump recognized Jerusalem as Israel’s capital, but in a region more divided than ever, many asked what leaders can do beyond the vehement rhetoric.