Jared Kushner Is About to Plunge Into Middle East Diplomacy

After meeting with technology executives, Mr. Kushner will travel to Israel for meetings with Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu and the Palestinian leader, Mahmoud Abbas.

Saudi Arabia and Israel Will Be on Itinerary of Trump’s First Foreign Trip

The president will also visit Rome to meet Pope Francis this month, before attending major international summit meetings in Europe.

For Kushner, Israel Policy May Be Shaped by the Personal

Jared Kushner, President Trump’s son-in-law, has a profound connection to Israel. When he meets with the country’s prime minister on Wednesday, it will be a gathering influenced by old encounters and shared experiences.

News Analysis: Trump Foreign Policy Quickly Loses Its Sharp Edge

He is proving to be less of a radical than either his campaign statements or his tempestuous early phone calls with foreign leaders would suggest.

Trump May Turn to Arab Allies for Help With Israeli-Palestinian Relations

The emerging approach mirrors the thinking of Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu of Israel, who visits Washington next week, and also of past American administrations.