Thursday, July 5, 2018 | Tag Cloud
, Jared Kushner
, Mahmoud Abbas
, Middle East
, Middle East Peace Plan
, Worthy News
(Worthy News) - Jared Kushner, a senior adviser to US President Donald Trump, said Washington would announce its Middle East peace plan soon, and press on with or without Palestinian president Mahmoud Abbas.
The comments underlined gaping divisions between Washington and the Palestinian leadership that has widened since Mr. Trump recognized Jerusalem as Israel's capital in December and moved the US Embassy to the city, overriding decades of US policy.
Palestinian officials, who want East Jerusalem as the capital of a future state, accused Mr. Kushner of trying to undermine Mr. Abbas and what they described as their leader's moderate camp. [ Source: UK Telegraph (Read More...) ]
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