Abbas told Trump: peace talks should resume from where 2008 negotiations with Israel left off – Jack Khoury – Haaretz 09.05.17
During his Washington visit, the Palestinian president showed Trump maps from Israel’s talks with the Palestinians near the end of Olmert’s term.
Ron Lauder tells Israeli officials: Trump ‘very determined’ to reach peace deal – Amir Tibon – Haaretz 08.05.17
Lauder, who has reportedly been advising Trump on the Israeli-Palestinian peace process, also said Trump believes he can convince Abbas to accept a deal.
Netanyahu’s stalling peace strategy is a test for Trump – Dahlia Scheindlin – Newsweek 07.05.17