President TrumpDonald John TrumpTrump’s greatest allies for a 2020 win: AOC and ‘The Squad’ Trump defends position on trade after threat of new China tariffs Man punched outside Trump rally: ‘If anything, it’ll increase’ my activism MORE reportedly intends to outline his Middle East peace plan to Arab leaders at a summit at Camp David in September, according to reports.
Israeli newspaper Yedioth Ahronoth on Wednesday said that White House adviser and Trump son-in-law Jared KushnerJared Corey KushnerPelosi hits back at Trump’s attacks on Cummings, calls Kushner a ‘slumlord’ Senate Democrats demand Trump order review of White House security clearances Graham threat to bust panel rules roils Senate tensions MORE plans to invite the leaders to the conference during his visit to the region this week.
The conference will occur before Israel’s Sept. 17 election, the newspaper reported, citing an unnamed source in Washington. The source believes that Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin NetanyahuBenjamin (Bibi) NetanyahuMORE, who was reportedly involved in the planning of the event, will not attend the conference in hopes that it encourages Arab leaders to attend.
Details on the summit were not made clear in the report, but the White House released details from the economic portion of the long-awaited Middle East peace proposal in June.
The administration has long discussed the crafting of a peace plan for the region, but its relations with Palestinian leadership have been particularly strained since the U.S. moved its Israeli embassy from Tel Aviv to Jerusalem.
Kushner is expected to travel to Egypt, Jordan, Qatar, Saudi Arabia and the United Arab Emirates during his visit this week.