The Trump administration cut by more than half the funding it provides to the U.N. Relief and Works Agency, which funds schools and clinics for Palestinians.
Security forces braced for more demonstrations against the U.S. decision to recognize the city as Israel’s capital.
An Israeli minister said the move to Jerusalem would be “destiny,” while the leader of Hamas called it “an unaccountable gamble.”
Mr. Trump leaves as a newly appointed special counsel begins looking into any ties between Russia and the president’s campaign.