Jordan's king tells Trump adviser peace can only come with a Palestinian state
Wednesday, 29 May 2019 Jordan's King Abdullah told U.S. President Donald Trump's adviser Jared Kushner on Thursday that a lasting Middle East peace can only come with the creation of a Palestinian state on land captured by Israel in a 1967 war and with east Jerusalem as its capital, a palace statement said.
The new Israeli election with coalition-building could stretch into November and further delay U.S. efforts to press ahead with President Donald Trump's forthcoming plan to resolve the Israeli-Palestinian conflict. Emily Wither reports.
U.S. President Donald Trump on Thursday ruled out asking Secretary of State Mike Pompeo to take on a dual role as national security adviser and said he has about 15 candidates for the post last held by..