Avi Berkowitz

US Berkowitz in Israel to debate peace plan rollout

US Special Envoy Avi Berkowitz is in Jerusalem discussing the possible release of the Trump administration's peace plan prior to the Israeli election in March.

Jerusalem Mayor Moshe Lion (R) with Avi Berkowitz, Assistant to the President and Special Representa
Avi Berkowitz to arrive in Israel Sunday, first trip since taking office

The peace team originally planned to roll out the political part of the plan last summer but decided to wait until a new government in Israel is sworn in.

Michael Lynk, UN Special Rapporteur on the situation of human rights in the Palestinian territories,
U.N. investigator says expectations low for Trump's peace plan

Jared Kushner and Avi Berkowitz are due in Israel this week.

Avi Berkowitz & Jason Greenblatt
Jason Greenblatt & Avi Berkowitz: The peace envoys

#34: Jason Greenblatt & Avi Berkowitz

US Ambassador Ron Dermer
Amb. Ron Dermer praises Berkowitz appt for US special envoy post

"... what is important now is... stand up to Iran's aggression and continue ratcheting up the pressure until Iran abandoned its nuclear ambitions once and for all," says Dermer at Israel Embassy.

Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu met at his residence with Jared Kushner, Jason Greenblatt and Bria
Who is Jared Kushner's adviser Avi Berkowitz?

Berkowitz’s elevation tells an even more Trumpian story: one of elevating those who are close to the family, as opposed to Washington insiders.

By RON KAMPEAS/JTA
07/09/2019
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