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Palestinian leader attacks Trump, calling his peace deal the ‘slap of the century’

Breaking news – Jerusalem (NEWZ247) In an aggressive, two-hour speech overflowing with colorful insults, Palestinian Authority President Mahmoud Abbas criticized President Trump on Sunday, calling his expected peace proposition “the slap of the century.”

He stated Palestinians were being offered the Jerusalem suburb of Abu Dis as the capital of their future state, rather than East Jerusalem, which the majority of the international community considers unlawfully involved by Israel. The zone sits outside Israel’s security boundary and has been skimmed however dismissed as a capital for a Palestinian state in past arrangements.

“We said no to Trump,” Abbas said. “We won’t acknowledge his undertaking; his arrangement of the century is the slap of the century, and we will react.”

Trump has charged his son-in-law, Jared Kushner, and Middle East emissary Jason Greenblatt with working out “the deal of the century” — a peace understanding amongst Israelis and Palestinians. They have not formally displayed an arrangement.

Abbas was addressing to individuals from the Palestinian Central Council as they examined their reaction to the U.S. choice to perceive Jerusalem as Israel’s capital. Proposition incorporate revoking Palestinian acknowledgment of Israel, seeking after Israel for war crimes International Criminal Court and propelling endeavors for a Palestinian state to be perceived globally.

While Trump said at the time that the Jerusalem decision would have no effect on the last impact of the challenged city, he later tweeted that it had been taken “off the table” for arrangements, from which he blamed the Palestinians for leaving.

Talking about the tweets, Abbas said there were no negotiation to leave.

“I see a tweet,” he said. “We won’t give Palestinians cash since they decline to negotiate.”

His frustration was apparent. “May your home be pulverized,” he stated, pointing a typical Arab affront at Trump.


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