Donald Trump believes that his son-in-law, an observant Orthodox Jew, may help further peace between Israelis and Palestinians, the president-elect told reporters with The New York Times on Tuesday. Suggesting a government role for his family member, Trump said that Jared Kushner, the husband of Ivanka Trump, may somehow be involved in a Trump

administration-led Middle East peace process in a meeting with top editors and reporters from the Times at their headquarters. “I would love to be the one who made peace with Israel and the Palestinians,” the president-elect said, according to one Times reporter present at the meeting. “That would be such a great achievement.” “Jared Kushner could help make peace between the Israelis and Palestinians,” another reporter tweeted out during the interview. READ MORE