Trump dangles Middle East peace plan to limit Jerusalem outcry
Trump’s phone call to Mahmoud Abbas on Tuesday, the day before he made his bombshell announcement on Jerusalem, appeared to shed new light on behind-the-scenes efforts to craft a peace blueprint but which has now been thrown into doubt because of an angry outcry across the Middle East.
By: Reuters | Washington | Published: December 8, 2017 8:01 am
Trump’s team, led by his son-in-law and senior adviser, Jared Kushner, will press on with development of a plan to serve as the foundation for renewed Israeli–Palestinian negotiations (AP Photo)
When President Donald Trump told the Palestinian president of his intention to recognize Jerusalem as Israel’s capital, he assured him a peace plan being put together would please the Palestinians, officials said, an apparent effort to limit fallout over his break with longtime US policy.
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