Jared Kushner, son-in-law and adviser to the US president, Donald Trump, got here without warning this Wednesday to Doha and met the emir of Qatar, Tamim bin Hamad al Zani, in what’s believed to be the most recent try by the US Administration to unravel the Gulf disaster.
“The assembly reviewed the strategic bilateral cooperation between the State of Qatar and the US, in addition to regional and worldwide occasions, notably the scenario within the Center East, “the official Qatari information company QNA mentioned in a quick observe in regards to the assembly.
Qatar is a distinguished companion of Washington however is at odds with its different allies within the Persian Gulf, Saudi Arabia, Bahrain and United Arab Emirates, which has been subjected to a blockade since 2017 collectively Egypt. The US has tried to mediate the dispute and has urged these nations to finish the battle, with out success to this point.
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Kushner visited the Persian Gulf final September, when he flew aboard the primary industrial flight between Israel and the Emirates, after agreeing to normalize relations between the 2 nations achieved with the mediation of the White Home.
On August 13, Israel and the Emirates introduced the so-called Abraham Settlement, sponsored by the US, which was later joined by Bahrain and Sudan, and which Kushner wished all Arab nations to signal sooner or later.
Trump’s son-in-law drew up the Center East peace plan of his Administration, which has been rejected by the Palestinians and criticized by the worldwide neighborhood, as a result of de facto calls into query the creation of an impartial Palestinian state with its capital in East Jerusalem.
The plan modified the negotiating framework in drive till now – the Oslo Accords (1993-95) – by opening the door to the partial annexation of the West Financial institution and relegating the Palestinian capital to the suburbs of Jerusalem, with out the long-lasting Previous Metropolis.