Former Israel ambassador Dan Shapiro thinks Trump would have something in common with Palestinian real estate magnate Bashar Masri, who built Rawabi.
Bashar Masri is not your typical billionaire real estate developer.
Could a brand new planned city offer a different path forward for the nascent Palestinian middle class? When Seth Frantzman first visited Rawabi, he doubted whether it would even be completed. Now he sees the West Bank city as a glimmer of hope for the future.
Rawabi, a sparkling new billion-dollar Palestinian city, has a hotel, convention center, schools and even a Roman-style amphitheater. Now, it may finally get water.