Egypt, Jordan, Morocco to attend ‘deal of century’ conference

Dawn | Jun 12, 2019 at 8:26 AM
  • Egypt, Jordan and Morocco have informed the Trump administration they will attend a US-led conference in Bahrain this month on proposals for boosting the Palestinian economy as part of a coming US peace plan, US officials said on Tuesday.
  • Palestinian leaders’ decision to boycott the June 25-26 conference has raised doubts about its chances for success.
  • Acceptance of the invitation to the conference by Jordan and Egypt will bring to the table two countries that border both Israel and Palestinian areas.