The administration stressed that his departure should not impact its intention to release its peace plan after Israel’s September 17 election.
President Trump had told reporters at the G7 conference in France that they “may see what the deal looks like” before the September 17 election.
The Palestinian Authority criticized the participation of the tunnel, which goes underneat a Palestinian neighborhood in eastern Jerusalem.
“I haven’t found anything to criticize that goes over the line,” Jason Greenblatt told CNN.
Only Jared Kushner, envoy Jason Greenblatt, Ambassador to Israel David Friedman and Kushner’s aide Avi Berkowitz have full access to the plan.
The TV report said the plan includes Israel annexing West Bank settlement blocs and having sovereignty over Eastern Jerusalem.
“Hamas leadership is holding the Palestinians of Gaza captive,” they wrote in an op-ed for the Washington Post.
Saeb Erekat referred to Jason Greenblatt and U.S. Ambassador David Friedman as “spokespeople for the Israeli occupation.” Then Greenblatt fired back.
NEW YORK Jason Greenblatt, President Donald Trump’s chief Middle East negotiator, said Hamas uses protests at Israel’s border with Gaza to at
The wait is largely because the Palestinians have lost faith in the Trump administration since last December’s Jerusalem announcement.