Senior consultant Jared Kushner's White House traveled to at least five Arab countries at the end of the year. February to summarize diplomas on the economic contribution of US peace proposition. which was expected long ago to the Middle East and to be able to; seeking support, Thursday officials said.
Kushner, president of President Donald Trump, and advocate plan for Jason Greenblatt, East Midwestern Trump in Oman, Bahrain, Saudi Arabia, the United Arab Emirates and Qatar their weekly trip. They can add two other countries to their trip.
Kushner and Greenblatt, along with candidate State Department Brian Hook and Avi Berkowitz, Kushner, refer to the diplomas on "political part"; a peace plan, which covers all basic themes in the # 39; ten years ago between Israel and the Palestinians, the officials said.
Instead, they will measure the level of support for the economic part of their plan, and it is expected that there will be a variety of help and investment in helping Palestinian people, the officials said.
"Jared wants to share elements of the economic plan for the department. The economic plan is only working if the area supports it," said one officer who gave information to a small group of journalists. "This is a very important part of the overall equation."
Seeking regional support for its & # 39; economic plan is the step on the way to publish Trump's waste proposals to solve its & # 39; Israeli-Palestinian conflict. It is expected that the economic plan will; including international funding tips for Stripe Gaza who are pity.
Officials said they were aware that the Kushner Arab diplomas would seek to know elements of the political party before deciding on their decision. economic plan.
"They do not support the economic plan without ensuring that they also support the political plan, and we recognize that. So the support , I'm sure in some way, helping them to be comfortable with their political plan, "said one officer.
Trump's peace plan was delayed after a Palestinian anger was banned when Trump Jerusalem discovered the capital of Israel in December 2017.
The current thinking among White House officials is that the peace plan will be published when Israel's elections are on April 9, decide what happened to the Prime Minister of Israel Benjamin Netanyahu.
The Jerusalem Question
It was not clear how the US plan would deal. with Jerusalem's sensitive case. Palestinians want part to the east of the city as the capital of the country.
Palestinian President Mohammed Abbas has refused to talk about any US plan with the United States after Trump's arrival in Jerusalem, but the House of Attorney's officials hope to change.
"We hope that Abbas reads his / her plan, will be judged for it and coming to his / her board for negotiations after us release of a plan. People are entitled to nothing less, "said one officer.
At the same time, US officials have been trying to "meet Palestine" from all areas "to keep the communications lines open, the officer said.