The long-awaited US peace plan in the middle East conflict after a report by the Israeli television, the capital of a Palestinian state in East Jerusalem. Furthermore, around 90 percent of the West Bank should form the territory of this state, reported the television.
The US middle East envoy Jason Greenblatt described the report on his Twitter account as “not accurate”. Israel had conquered in 1967 in the six day war, including the West Bank and East Jerusalem. There are more than 600,000 Israeli settlers now live in more than 200 settlements.
the Large settlement blocs in the West Bank should belong according to the report, to Israel. Smaller should not be further expanded. Small settlements, which are also according to Israeli law illegal, should be evacuated. The Palestinians should be given to areas for compensation from Israel.
Israel is different self-built between illegal settlements and Israeli approval. From the point of view of the international community, all the settlements are illegal and constitute an obstacle to a peace settlement with the Palestinians.
Jerusalem is to be divided, according to the report. Israel’s capital should include West Jerusalem and parts of East Jerusalem. Most of the Arab neighborhoods in East Jerusalem should constitute the capital of the Palestinian state. The Palestinian authority under President Mahmoud Abbas, currently has its headquarters in Ramallah in the Northern West Bank.
The old city of Jerusalem, which is in the Eastern part, with its Holy sites for Jews, Christians, and Muslims would fall under Israeli sovereignty. However, the area with the Palestinians, Jordan and possibly other States should be managed together. In the old town to the religious shrines Church of the Holy sepulchre, wailing wall and temple mount (Al-Haram al-Sharif/Noble sanctuary) with the Al-Aqsa mosque and the dome of the rock.
For the radical Islamic Hamas, the Gaza strip, ruled there were no statements. In the coastal area on the border with Egypt, around two million Palestinians live.
A spokesman for Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu and the foreign Ministry would not comment on the report.
A spokesman for Abbas, responded with reluctance. “Any Plan that does not include the creation of an independent Palestinian state in the 1967 borders, with East Jerusalem as its capital, is failure be doomed to,” said Nabil Abu Rudeineh.
Since Trumps the recognition of Jerusalem as Israel’s capital in December 2017, the Palestinians reject the United States as a neutral intermediary in the conflict. In may 2018, the United States moved its Embassy from Tel Aviv to Jerusalem. According to the media, Trump was supposed to report to the presentation of the peace plan to the Israeli elections on may 9. April, ice is not have to put Netanyahu under pressure. Trump had already been announced before he took office in January of 2017, a middle East peace plan, the presentation, however, has been repeatedly postponed.