The talks follow Lauder’s call for a resumption of peace talks between the two groups.
Lauder, a successor to American businessmen and ST ladder companies, told the Saudi newspaper Arab News on September 16 that he hoped the White House-led agreement between Israel and the UAE and Bahrain would resume talks between Israel and the Palestinians. Has been revived.
The Middle East has seen a shift in attitudes towards the Israeli-Palestinian conflict, with some Gulf states signaling a weakness in defeating Palestinian issues.
In an interview with Prince Bander bin Sultan, the former Saudi intelligence chief, the prince called the Palestinian cause “justice” but said its “lawyers have failed”, while “injustice” caused Israeli. “It simply came to our notice then. Be successful, ”he said. The Wall Street Journal reported.
“The Palestinians are still under occupation,” said Marwan Musher, a former Jordanian foreign minister. “Even though Israel signs peace agreements with all the Arab states but does not reach an agreement with the Palestinians, you are not achieving stability in the region.”
A Palestinian official, speaking on condition of anonymity, told Reuters that Lader was not receiving a message from the White House.
Another Palestinian source said Abbas had discussed last month’s invitation to a UN-led peace conference at the United Nations last month.
The World Jewish Congress said in a statement that Lauder paid a private visit at the invitation of Abbas to discuss a range of issues, including Palestine and the Middle East.