Category: Israel

Trump Peace Envoy: Palestinians Do Not Have a ‘Right’ To a Jerusalem Capital

Jason Greenblatt, left, a top U.S. peace negotiator, with Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu in Israel. (@JDGreenblatt45/Twitter)

WASHINGTON (JTA) — Palestinians may aspire to a capital in Jerusalem, but do not have a right to one, President Donald Trump’s top Middle East peace envoy said.

Jason Greenblatt on Tuesday was previewing the political segment of a long-awaited peace plan.

“It is true that the PLO and the Palestinian Authority continue…