JPost: US President Donald Trump’s Middle East peace team has told Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu that settlement construction must be limited, chief Palestinian negotiator Saeb Erekat said he had been informed by members of the American peace team.
Erekat, PA General Intelligence Services chief Majid Faraj, and Palestine Investment Fund Chairman Muhammed Mustafa met two members of Trump’s Middle East peace team, Jason Greenblatt and David Friedman, on Tuesday at the King David Hotel in Jerusalem.
“We discussed the issue [settlements] for a long time and…they [the Americans] said they told Netanyahu that restricting settlement construction is necessary,” Erekat told the Voice of Palestine, an official Palestinian Authority radio station, on Wednesday. more …
Opinion: Obama redux?
The promise: “We will move the American embassy to the eternal capital of the Jewish people, Jerusalem.” Candidate Donald J. Trump
Broken promise: On June 1, 2017 President Donald J. Trump signed the waiver under the Jerusalem Embassy Act and delayed moving the U.S. Embassy in Israel from Tel Aviv to Jerusalem.
The excuse: “No one should consider this step to be in any way a retreat from the President’s strong support for Israel and for the United States-Israel alliance,” the White House said in a statement.
My opinion – June 1: “President Trump had a chance to poke a finger in the eye of Resolution 2334 and he missed an opportunity to bring God’s blessing on the United States (Genesis 12:3).”
My opinion today: Now its settlements. Jerusalem is like a drug (Zechariah 12:3) that the nations must have. Most have no idea why.