“The Palestinians I think are wanting to come back to the table very badly,” Trump said, as quoted by the Guardian.
“If they don’t, you don’t have peace, and that’s a possibility also. I’m not saying it’s going to happen. Everybody said this is the hardest deal to make of any deal.”
“They deliberately chose a tragic day in Palestinian history, the Nakba, as an act of gratuitous cruelty adding insult to injury,” a senior Palestinian official, Hanan Ashrawi, wrote on Twitter.
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