Jewish settler leaders who resist the creation of a Palestinian state are complicating Israel’s plans to annex scores of settlements in the occupied West Bank under US President Donald Trump’s peace blueprint.
Hananel Elkayam, mayor of Itamar, gestures during his interview with Reuters in Itamar a Jewish settlement near Nablus in the Israeli-occupied West Bank June 15, 2020. (Reuters)
Keeping door to diplomacy open
Trump applauds Netanyahu as they deliver joint remarks to discuss a Middle East peace plan at the White House in Washington, US, January 28, 2020. (Reuters)