Netanyahu Thanks Trump Envoys For Help Smoothing Jordan Crisis


Israeli prime minister Benjamin Netanyahu on Saturday thanked US President Donald Trump’s Mideast peace envoys for their help solving a six-months long diplomatic spat between Israel and Jordan.

Late on Thursday the two neighbors revealed a deal had been struck to end the impasse sparked by the July deaths of two Jordanian nationals at the hands of a security official at Israel’s embassy in Amman.

Without divulging details of their assistance, Netanyahu said in a statement that he “expresses appreciation to both [Jason] Greenblatt and [Jared] Kushner for their behind the scenes efforts to resolve the crisis with Jordan.”

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