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.
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.
Jared Kushner and Avi Berkowitz are due in Israel this week.
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"... 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.
Berkowitz’s elevation tells an even more Trumpian story: one of elevating those who are close to the family, as opposed to Washington insiders.