Scoop: What the Palestinians expect from Trump's peace plan

Palestinian President Abbas (R) and chief negotiator Erekat (L) attend Arab Foreign Ministers in Cairo. Photo: Ahmed Ismail/Anadolu Agency/Getty Image

Palestinian chief negotiator Saeb Erekat sent a long and pessimistic preview of the Trump peace plan to Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas and members of the PLO central committee.

Erekat's report, which I obtained a copy of, is based on the information gathered by the PLO negotiations department and shows the Palestinian understanding of the plan. Senior White House officials dispute Erekat's description of the Trump plan and claim his information is false.