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Netanyahu has reportedly requested a delay, and the administration's desire to get on with its peace process may have factored in to his call for elections seven months earlier than necessary.
Their continuous delay reflects the delicacy of the plan and the administration’s fears of, as one senior official put it, its “death on arrival” if published under adverse circumstances.
"It is difficult to comfort people in the wake of this kind of terrible tragedy. But it's a very, very strong community. They're trying to pick up the pieces," Greenblatt said.
The PA cautioned that although the Trump plan – which it called a “conspiracy” – has “subsided, it still hasn’t gone away completely.”
By KHALED ABU TOAMEH
With fire kites and rocket firings, Hamas is "pushing Israel to engage in increasingly significant acts of self-defense," the group added.
By MICHAEL WILNER
A Hamas spokesperson claimed the top US administration officials have “endorsed the Israeli narrative.”
"Seventy years after the founding of Israel, it would be wise for Hamas to acknowledge that the existence of Israel is a permanent reality."
By JULIANE HELMHOLD
Even as the Palestinian Authority was boycotting the US delegation, their spokespeople were saying that if the US wanted to broker a peace deal, the address was the PA.
By HERB KEINON
The United States has become "nothing else than spokespeople for the Israeli occupation," former Palestinian chief negotiator Erekat said.
By JERUSALEM POST STAFF
Palestinian Authority spokesperson Nabil Abu Rudeineh charged this week that the US was trying to “separate Gaza from the West Bank under the title of humanitarian aid to Gaza.”
Netanyahu and Abdullah met on Mondayin Amman, the first between the two that was made public since November 2014.
Internal discussion continues over the timing of its release.
Jared Kushner and Jason Greenblatt will ask Israeli, Egyptian and Saudi Arabian leadership for input on when might be best to release the detailed peace plan.
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