Hold the Applause

Is this a 'water deal' that Palestinians can believe in? The Trump Administration wants it to herald a new 'peace process' and the news of the 'deal' has even been announced (with fanfare) in the 'Stars and Stripes' newspaper...

With a push from Trump’s envoy, Israel and the Palestinians make a water deal

Photo credit: Jason Greenblatt, President Trump’s Middle East envoy, center, is flanked by Tzahi Hanegbi, Israel’s minister of regional cooperation, left, and Mazen Ghunaim, head of the Palestinian Water Authority, during a news conference on Thursday in Jerusalem. (Ronen Zvulun/Reuters)    

Photo credit: Jason Greenblatt, President Trump’s Middle East envoy, center, is flanked by Tzahi Hanegbi, Israel’s minister of regional cooperation, left, and Mazen Ghunaim, head of the Palestinian Water Authority, during a news conference on Thursday in Jerusalem. (Ronen Zvulun/Reuters)