WASHINGTON (AP) – Secretary of State Mike Pompeo suggested that President Donald Trump should receive the Nobel Peace Prize for promoting Arab-Israeli peace.
Pompeo’s suggestion made on his official Twitter account came as the House would vote later Wednesday on impeachment against Trump, accusing him of violently rallying supporters of the assault. City Hall last week
Trump and many of his allies did not disclose their desire to see him receive the Nobel Peace Prize, one of the most outstanding awards in the world.
The campaign on behalf of them raised eyebrows as promoting themselves for the award was deemed inappropriate.
Pompeii tweeted pictures of Trump waving from the balcony of the White House with Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu and senior officials from the UAE and Bahrain and copying the Nobel Committee.
The photo was taken in September last year when Israel normalized ties with the United Arab Emirates and Bahrain under the name Abraham Accords negotiated by Trump’s son-in-law Jared Kushner and senior adviser. Since then, Morocco and Sudan have agreed to accept Israel.
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