The White house announced the willingness of Abbas to begin negotiations with Israel

Mahmoud Abbas

The leader of the Palestinian authority Mahmoud Abbas during a meeting with U.S. President Donald trump has declared its readiness to immediately start negotiations with Israel on a peace settlement. This is stated in the message of the White house on the visit.

The document States that trump is convinced of the possibility of achieving peace between Palestinians and Israelis.

23 may during the talks, the US President said: “President Abbas, we look to the future to work in other important areas, including the fight against terrorism and support for the Palestinian economy”.

Abbas, in turn, expressed hope that trump will go down in history as the man that contributed to the achievement of peace between Palestinians and Israelis.

The American leader visited Palestine on his first big international tour as President of the United States.