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By AFPMore by this AuthorWASHINGTONUS President Donald Trump admitted the Middle East peace process was in difficulty Tuesday and threatened to cut US aid to Palestinians, currently worth more than $300 million a year. "We pay the Palestinians HUNDRED OF MILLIONS OF DOLLARS a year and get no appreciation or respect," Trump tweeted. "As we've said all along, the Vice President is going to the Middle East in January," said Pence spokeswoman Alyssa Farah. Israel occupied east Jerusalem and the West Bank in 1967. It later annexed east Jerusalem in a move never recognized by the international community.

Source: Daily Nation January 03, 2018 05:48 UTC