Palestinian Plans At U.N. Fall Short

Jared Kushner rejected Palestinian accusations that they were not consulted over the peace plan. Meeting with members of the U.N. Security Council in New York ahead of a visit by Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas, Kushner told the Council that he had met with Abbas on four occasions regarding the plan. He stated that the Palestinians lost credibility with their response to the plan. Reported by Fox News. Read more…

The Palestinians hoped the U.N. Security Council would back them and support a resolution against the plan but shelved their proposal after the United States and United Kingdom raised objections to a draft of the resolution. Reported by The Guardian. Read more…