One of President Trump’s objectives during his May trip to the Middle East was to convince Palestinian President Abbas to stop paying “blood money” to terrorists. Sadly, the Palestinian Authority has taken those concerns and increased its payments to people who have committed terrorist acts and/or their families, and the money is coming from U.S. Aid…your tax dollars.
During his recent trip to the Middle East, President Trump made it a point to scold the Palestinian president for the incitement of violence. As part of the speech made in Israel, he said, “Peace can never take root in an environment where violence is tolerated, funded and even rewarded. We must be resolute in condemning such acts in a single, unified voice.”
When they met privately President Trump lost his patience with the Palestinian president Abbas, “You tricked me in DC!” the President was reported to have hollered at the stunned Palestinian, “You talked there