In the office of the Prime Minister began the meeting with Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu with a representative of the President of the United States in the region Jason Greenblatt.
As reported from the press service of the Prime Minister, the meeting was attended by US Ambassador to Israel David Friedman and the Israeli Ambassador to the U.S. Ron Dermer.
Earlier, the Prime Minister’s office denied a report published in the newspaper «al Hayat», coming out in London. According to the publication, the government of Israel has agreed to significantly slow the pace of construction in the settlements in Judea and Samaria after the anticipated resumption of negotiations with the Palestinian authority. In the office of the Prime Minister’s claim that no obligation of the kind Israel is not allowed.
Jason Greenblatt is yet another visit to the region in an attempt to resume the negotiation process between Israel and the Palestinian authority. Before Jason Greenblatt met with representatives of the Palestinian authority in the negotiations. According to «al Hayat», during the meeting, the us representative told the members of the delegation of the Palestinian authority that the President, the trump firm in its intention to announce the resumption of negotiations between Israel and the Palestinian authority. According to Greenblatt, this Declaration is inevitable.