Report: US peace plan to include east Jerusalem as Palestinian capital


(Worthy News) - U.S. President Donald Trump's Israel-Palestinian peace plan will call for an independent Palestinian state with east Jerusalem as its capital, the London-based Asharq Al-Awsat newspaper reported Wednesday,

A French diplomat told the Arabic-language daily that the Trump administration is expected to reveal its peace plan at an upcoming international conference in Cairo.

The report says that under Trump's peace plan, the U.S. will recognize an independent Palestinian state with east Jerusalem as its capital on condition that the disputed old city, home to sites holy to Judaism, Christianity and Islam, is administered by an international custodian. [ Source: Israel Hayom (Read More...) ]

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