Trump appoints his top attorney to manage foreign relations talks: report

Trump appoints his top attorney to manage foreign relations talks: report
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President-elect Donald TrumpDonald John TrumpBiden slams Trump in new ad: 'The death toll is still rising.' 'The president is playing golf' Brazil surpasses Russia with second-highest coronavirus case count in the world Trump slams Sessions: 'You had no courage & ruined many lives' MORE is appointing a top Trump Organization attorney to oversee the administration's international negotiations, CNN reported on Friday.

A source told CNN that Jason Greenblatt, the chief lawyer of the Trump Organization, will become a special representative for international negotiations and will likely direct Israel-Palestinian peace talks, negotiate trade agreements and work on the diplomatic relationship between the U.S. and Cuba.

"My philosophy, in both business and in life, is that bringing people together and working to unite, rather than to divide, is the strongest path to success," Greenblatt said in a statement, as reported by CNN.

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"I truly believe that this approach is one that can yield results for the United States in matters all over the world. I look forward to serving on President-elect Trump's team, and helping to achieve great outcomes for our country," he added.