Old wine in new bottles? U.S. economic plans for Palestinians recall past efforts

Palestinian women stand next to the counter of an Israeli official at the Israeli side of Erez crossing, on the border with Gaza June 23, 2019. REUTERS/Amir Cohen

JERUSALEM/GAZA (Reuters) – Several major projects in U.S. President Donald Trump’s $50 billion economic blueprint for Israeli-Palestinian peace mirror previous proposals stalled by conflict, analysts said on Sunday. The plan, spearheaded by Trump’s son-in-law Jared Kushner, calls for the creation of a global investment fund to boost the Palestinian and neighboring Arab state economies with […]

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