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Trump threat to cut Palestine aid could ‘unravel Oslo’

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US President Donald Trump’s threat to withdraw aid to the Palestinian Authority (PA) would deprive Washington of its influence on the body, and could cause the Oslo accords to unravel, analysts say.

In a series of tweets on Tuesday, the US president threatened to cut off payments to the PA and accused its leaders of not showing enough “appreciation or respect” towards the US.

Trump wrote: “With the Palestinians no longer willing to talk peace, why should we make any of these massive future payments to them?”

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