Trump Shelves Peace Plans Until After Israeli Election; Greenblatt Resigns

President Trump has again delayed the rollout of his Middle East peace plan pending the outcome of Israeli elections scheduled to take place on September 17, 2019. Trump does not want to interfere with those elections. Jason Greenblatt, Trump’s special envoy to the Middle East, tweeted, “We have decided that we will not be releasing the peace vision (or parts of it) prior to the Israeli election.” Reported by The Guardian. Read more…

Jason Greenblatt will be leaving his post as special envoy to the Middle East. Trump said that “Jason has been a loyal and great friend and fantastic lawyer.” He also said that Greenblatt’s “dedication to Israel and to seeking peace between Israel and the Palestinians won’t be forgotten. He will be missed.” Greenblatt is reportedly leaving to spend time with his family and devote himself to his law practice. Khaled Elgindy, a fellow at the Brookings Institution, a think-tank in Washington, D.C., says however that “Greenblatt’s leaving may have to do with the dim prospects of the so-called peace plan.” Reported by The Guardian. Read more…

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