DEBKAfile was founded by a team of journalists in June 2000 as an independent Internet Web site, providing an intelligence and security news service. March 10, 2017, 9:59 PM (IDT)
A spokesman for Palestinian Authority Chairman Mahmoud Abbas said that US President Donald Trump had invited him to visit the White House “soon” in their first conversation Friday. His spokesman said “Abbas is convinced that President Trump is serious about achieving peace and is looking for a deal to achieve the long-awaited peace.” The conversation lasted a few minutes. The last round of US-mediated peace talks collapsed in 2014.
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