The assistant to the President, his son-in-law Jared Kushner and national security adviser Jason Greenblatt will arrive this week in Jerusalem. Their goal is to give a new start to peace negotiations between Israel and the Palestinians.
About the upcoming visit wrote on Monday, June 19, the influential U.S. publication The Wall Street Journal, citing a source in the White house.
This visit will mark the beginning of the implementation of the peace plan, as it sees the current Washington administration.
«The signing of the historic peace agreement will take time, and the success of this process will depend on the number of visits, – said the official representative of the White house. – Behind the scenes of negotiations between the parties, we will continue to communicate with relevant constituencies across the region to remind you that peace is possible, and demonstrate the benefits of a successful peace process».
Kushner, who will arrive in Israel on Wednesday, June 21, will meet Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu and President of Palestinian national authority Mahmoud Abbas. Greenblatt expect today, June 19.
A White house spokesman, whose name The Wall Street Journal does not, said that during this visit will not be conducted trilateral negotiations, and the breakthrough of the experts do not expect.
The news Agency Reuters earlier it was informed that the White house began «peace talks» after a visit to trump at the end of may, which was organized by Kouchner.
The White house, are quoted by several media outlets confirmed that the signing of a peace agreement between Israelis and Palestinians is one of the main priorities of the administration trump.
Kushner is currently under the scrutiny of the press – in the investigation of alleged Russian interference in the presidential election in the United States.