Kushner’s Middle East peace plan has alarm bells ringing in Jordan, where it could ‘open the gates of hell’

//Kushner’s Middle East peace plan has alarm bells ringing in Jordan, where it could ‘open the gates of hell’

Kushner’s Middle East peace plan has alarm bells ringing in Jordan, where it could ‘open the gates of hell’

A controversial US plan for Israeli-Palestinian peace could spell the demise of Jordan and turn it into a “Palestinian state”, Jordanians and analysts warn.The initiative launched by US President Donald Trump’s son-in-law Jared Kushner at a June conference in Bahrain dangles the prospect of US$50 billion of investment into a stagnant Palestinian economy.But it fails to address key issues such as an independent Palestinian state, Israeli occupation and the Palestinians’ right to return to homes…

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