Turkey’s communications director on Wednesday criticized the U.S.’ so-called Middle East peace plan, saying it “tries to give Jerusalem to Israel.”
“This so-called ‘peace plan’ is simply a declaration attempting to legitimize the Israeli occupation and settlements,” Fahrettin Altun wrote on Twitter.
“It is neither an implementable plan nor a fair assessment of the situation on the ground. It seeks to satisfy Israel while squashing Palestinian aspirations.”
On Tuesday, U.S. President Donald Trump released his much-hyped plan to end the Israel-Palestine dispute at the White House with Israel Prime Minister Netanyahu by his side.
There was, however, no Palestinian