Middle East analysts question workability of Trump peace plan

France issues guarded statement while others say plan would deepen polarisation

Donald Trump’s Middle East peace plan could make the creation of a viable Palestinian state much less likely, despite the US president heralding it as a “realistic two-state solution”, diplomats, analysts and aid organisations have warned.

But even before the ink was dry on a plan largely credited to Trump’s son-in-law, Jared Kushner, analysts from both right and left in Israel, as well as elsewhere, were questioning both the workability of its practical proposals and whether what it described amounted to any kind of Palestinian sovereignty, let alone a viable state.

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Source Link: https://www.theguardian.com/world/2020/jan/29/middle-east-analysts-question-workability-of-trump-peace-plan

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