Trump’s advisors discussed with Abbas middle East peace process

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Adviser and son-in-law of U.S. President Donald trump, Jared Kushner, assistant to the President Jason Greenblatt and the U.S. Consul General in Jerusalem Donald Blom met in Ramallah with the head of the PNA (Palestinian national authority) national authority Mahmoud Abbas, announced in a press release from the White house.

«Kouchner and Greenblatt discussed with President Abbas the Palestinian priorities and potential next steps (in the middle East — ed.), recognizing the need to give the Palestinians economic opportunity and provide a major investment in the Palestinian economy», — stated in the message.

As in the previous meeting with the Prime Minister of Israel Benjamin Netanyahu, advisors, trump announced that a settlement will take time.

Upon returning to Washington, Kouchner and Greenblatt will present their findings to the Trump, Secretary Rex Tillerson and Advisor to the President for national security Herbert McMaster.