UAE And Israel Just Agreed To Normalise Relations

Atlantic Council

Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu said on Thursday a US-brokered deal between and the represented a “historic day” for his country.

It has been officially confirmed that The arranged an agreement with to normalize relations, meaning the UAE will become the third Arab state to have full diplomatic ties with , after and Jordan.

The UAE’s minister of state for foreign affairs, Anwar Gargash, urged the Palestinians and Israelis to return to the negotiating table.

US President Trump announced that will “suspend” its West Bank annexation plans as part of a peace agreement with the UAE.

The agreement, which was announced by US President , broke new ground in ’s outreach to Gulf Arab countries. Nevertheless, a common fear of ’s regional influence was the binder.

“I will make a special announcement at 8 pm with more details about this historic day for the state of ,” Netanyahu wrote on Twitter.

UAE publicized having struck relations with Israel as if they already hadn’t done that behind the scenes. Israel agrees not to do something illegal, which it had no right to do anyway and expects applause for it.

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