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Jerusalem District Police Commander HaLevy says he's "determined to create a secure environment after the murder of two police officers."
Fatah likewise called on Palestinian Authority Arabs not to "enter into confrontations" with Israel "that cost us much blood without a result worth the price being paid."
Greenblatt joined the Quartet in discussing concerns over the worsening humanitarian situation in Gaza and current efforts to resolve the crisis.
Is the PA Chairman made of Teflon? You bet. Because Mahmoud Abbas represents the dying hope for a two-state solution, so he can kill and maim as many innocent Gazans as he wants.
Human Rights Group Condemns PA for ‘Unprecedented Exacerbation’ of Gaza Basic Services, Urges Israel...
In other words, since Mahmoud Abbas is freezing payments to Egypt and Israel for fuel and electric supply, Israel should make up the difference out of its own pocket.
The PA fear that accepting the American ambassador to Israel at the meetings would undermine their independent diplomatic status with the American administration.
Greenblatt arrived Monday to continue efforts to "try to achieve a lasting peace for Israel and the Palestinian Territories."
The envoy was already laying the groundwork last week with a tweet praising a little-known joint Israeli-PA first responders' drill.
Apparently, the folks in Gaza can go without their refrigerators, as long as somebody does something about those pesky settlements.
In 2016 the PA paid 26,800 killed terrorists' families a total $183 million, and 6,500 terrorist prisoners $135 million.
These moves are being seen as a bid by Abbas to show the Gaza population that its leadership is not really leading.
A senior PA official said Abbas refuses to meet the US Ambassador to Israel David Friedman because of his well documented support for the settlements, for which Kushner and Greenblatt rebuked the Chairman during their meeting.
'In light of sizeable gaps, lack of trust, and an absence of readiness for serious compromises from the Palestinian side, and the fact the Palestinian Authority is unable to provide an effective response to terror threats, it is difficult for me to envision the possibility of reaching a political agreement in the coming years.'
We should note that in order for everything to start getting better, the Gaza Strip Hamas government needs to announce that it has abandoned its plans to push the Jews of Israel into the sea, and agree to the effective demilitarization of Gaza.
Jared Kushner first went to pay his respects to the parents of murdered Border Guard Policewoman Hadas Malka, z'l, before heading to the Prime Minister's Office for the meeting.
In June 2011 Dahlan was expelled from Fatah because of repeated claims by Abbas that he had murdered Yasser Arafat.
Kushner, too, is reportedly under investigation by Mueller, who is looking into his business dealings with Russian bankers and diplomats.