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Euronews 28 Jan 2020

Palestinian MP on Trump's Middle East peace plan: 'It's an Israeli plan in an American envelope'

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The US administration's long-awaited Middle East peace plan risks actually destroying the potential for peace between the Israelis and the Palestinians, a prominent Palestinian lawmaker told Euronews.…


U.S. presidents have struggled to resolve conflict in the Middle East since the Palestinian Liberation Organization was founded in 1964 to undo the map settled on after WWII. One America's Neil W. McCabe spoke to a scholar of Middle East geopolitics about why President Trump's plan is different from past attempts.
Palestine's PM: Trump's Middle East Plan 'insult' to Palestinians
Mohammad Shtayyeh on the 'deal of the century' and why it 'erodes' possibility for peace between Palestine and Israel.
29 Feb 2020 09:53 GMT Israeli - Palestinian conflict, Palestine, Israel, Donald Trump, Middle East


US President Donald Trump describes his Middle East peace plan as "the deal of the century".

But Palestinians call it the "Swiss cheese" plan rather than a solution for a sovereign Palestinian state.

So what will happen now?

We explore the next steps for the Middle East peace process with Palestinian Prime Minister Mohammad Shtayyeh, on Talk to Al Jazeera.
President Trump's new Middle East peace plan is making its way around the world, winning praise and support from some parts of Europe. One America's Jack Posobiec sat down with Hungary's foreign minister to learn more.
The Trump administration and Israel say their offer to the Palestinians is the best one yet. In fact they say it could be the last one they'll ever offer Palestine. But Palestinians say it's a non-starter.
So how does US President Donald Trump's Middle East plan stack up against the ones that have failed before? Will Palestine reconsider? And why now?

Start Here explains.

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