US State Department spokesman Ned Price said the US is “very happy” a meeting between Israeli Defense Minister Benny Gantz and Palestinian Authority President Mahmoud Abbas.
This was reported by The Jerusalem Post.
“We hope that the discussed confidence-building measures will give impetus to further promoting freedom, security and prosperity for both Palestinians and Israelis in 2022, '' Price wrote on his Twitter.
Israel Palestinian taxes and duties in the amount of 100 million shekels. Also, 6,000 residents will be registered in the PA, whose status was not previously determined. Also 3,500 residents will be registered in Gaza. In addition, the Israeli Defense Minister approved a number of other concessions for the Palestinians.
The meeting between Gantz and Abbas was criticized not only in Israel, but also in Gaza. For example, Hamas said it was a “ stab in the back of the intifada. ''
The Israeli Defense Minister responded to the criticism and stressed: there is a serious duty to prevent this. ”