Akayed Ullah reportedly said he was upset by Israel’s “incursion into Gaza.”
The girl’s mother said the food at the party was so mishandled that the hungry adult guests began eating the children’s ice cream desserts.
“There is a wave of anti-Semitic attacks right now, and I suspect this won’t be the last incident,” a community leader said.
“Jerusalem, the holy city, will not be the capital of the Zionist state, even if the President of the United States says it is.”
The prime minister praised President Trump for recognizing Jerusalem as Israel’s capital, saying that Trump “put facts squarely on the table.”
The Palestinian Authority is refusing to meet with Vice President Mike Pence because of President Trump’s Jerusalem announcement.
The building was damaged by the rocket. Another rocket landed on a residential street, damaging a home and a car.
He wrote on Facebook: “For Allah, we must boost Jerusalem’s status, restore religion’s glory and sanctify Al-Aqsa, and the blood will flow from us.”
More than a dozen men hurled firebombs at the synagogue after locals marched against the United States’ recognition of Jerusalem as Israel’s capital.
Tillerson said the process would take time, as the department still needed to acquire a site, make construction plans and complete authorizations.