Along with proposing a solution to the territorial grievances between Israelis and Palestinians, Trump’s initiative also outlines a $50 billion economic plan that would, according to the White House, “spur the Palestinian economy”.
On Tuesday, US President Donald Trump unveiled his long-anticipated 'deal of the century' - a peace plan for the resolution of the Israeli-Palestinian conflict. According to a map published by the Trump White House, Palestinians have been offered two significant plots of land in the south of Israel connected with the Gaza Strip.
MOSCOW (Sputnik) - Israel’s Attorney General Avichai Mandelblit officially filed charges against Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu to a court on three corruption cases, namely bribery, fraud and breach of trust, Media reported on Tuesday.
ANKARA (Sputnik) - Ankara will take decisive retaliatory measures should the Syrian Arab Army threaten its observation posts in the Syrian province of Idlib amid an uptick in violence in the region, Turkey’s Ministry of National Defence said in a statement on Tuesday.
The announcement comes after Trump met with Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu and his main political rival Benjamin ‘Benny’ Gantz. The Palestinian authorities have repeatedly objected to the plan, as its details were trickling out, and mass protests are expected in the Palestinian territories as Israel tightens security measures.
BEIRUT (Sputnik) - More than 40 employees of the White Helmets organisation have arrived at the village of Einata in Syria's Idlib province, the head of the Damascus-headquartered Syrian Human Rights Network, Ahmad Kazem, said.
The Syrian military began a new military operation in Idlib - the last stronghold of terrorist militants in Syria, late last year. Damascus has declared that freeing the area is essential to put an end to the country's long, foreign-backed civil war.
CAIRO (Sputnik) - The Palestinian Authority asks the Arab League to hold an emergency meeting on Saturday over US President Donald Trump’s plan to unveil his Israel-Palestine peace agreement, the so-called deal of the century, to the public, Palestinian Ambassador to Egypt Diab Al-Louh said on Tuesday, as reported by the official WAFA news agency.
US President Donald Trump has vowed to unveil the peace plan for mediating Israeli-Palestinian conflict, known as the 'deal of the century', later today following his meeting with Israeli PM Benjamin Netanyahu.
DOHA (Sputnik) - Earlier in the day, Prime Minister Abdullah bin Nasser bin Khalifa Al Thani resigned from the post that he occupied since 26 June 2013.
In June 2019, the Trump administration unveiled economic offers of a so-called peace plan pertaining to the resolution of the Israeli-Palestinian conflict, including a purported $50 billion investment. The Palestinian leadership rejected the plan at the time as a bribe attempt.
Netanyahu is currently in the United States where he is to meet with President Trump, amid his announcement that he will reveal the "deal of the century" peace plan on Tuesday, which the POTUS promises will set out the way for the resolution of the Israeli-Palestinian conflict.
The tense US-Iranian relations were further marred last week after Washington slapped new sanctions on individuals and entities that allegedly help Iran evade US restrictions.
Tasnim News Agency cited emergency services as saying that the bus was travelling from Tehran to Shiraz.
WASHINGTON (Sputnik) - US President Donald Trump is set to unveil on Tuesday his long-awaited plan to reconcile Israel and the Palestinians, expected to enthuse the former, outrage the latter and break even further away from international consensus and traditional practices of American peace-making in the Middle East.
WASHINGTON (Sputnik) - The United States stopped all weapons deliveries to Iraq in the midst of the growing tensions with the government in Baghdad, the US-based Inside Defense news site reported.
WASHINGTON (Sputnik) - Israeli opposition leader Benny Gantz spoke after meeting with US President Donald Trump who invited him together with Israel’s Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu to discuss "the deal of the century" - a long-awaited US initiative to reconcile Israel and the Palestinians, thus paving a way to a broader regional peace.
WASHINGTON (Sputnik) - The Palestinian leadership will hold an emergency meeting to formulate a response to a forthcoming US Middle East peace plan expected to be announced on Tuesday, chief negotiator Saeb Erekat said.
Israeli authorities have charged two Palestinians with various security offenses after an investigation determined that both Israeli citizens were recruited by Hamas to gather intelligence for future terror attacks.
MOSCOW (Sputnik) - Turkey’s Interior Minister has introduced a wave of measures to provide support for families affected by a deadly earthquake in the eastern province of Elazig, with the government set to build shelters to host 1,000 families and provide emergency rent support for people living in homes earmarked for demolition, media reported.