Israel has given up the desire to annex territories on its eastern border in favor of a normalization agreement with the United Arab Emirates. According to US President’s Tweet, Donland Trump on Twitter This is a “historic peace agreement between our two great friends.” I will mention that the United Arab Emirates is the first Arab country in the Middle East to reach a nuclear reactor working in favor of electricity generation.
According to a Reuters publication, as part of the agreement, Israel has agreed to suspend the application of sovereignty in areas in the West Bank. The peace deal was the result of lengthy discussions between Israel, the United Arab Emirates and the United States. The agreement was signed in a telephone conversation on Thursday between Trump, Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu and Sheikh Muhammad bin Zaid, the Crown Prince of Abu Dhabi.
White House officials added that Trump’s top adviser, Jared Kushner, U.S. Ambassador to Israel David Friedman and Middle East envoy Avi Berkovich were deeply involved in negotiating the deal, as were Secretary of State Mike Pompeo and National Security Adviser. White, Robert O’Brien.
Both countries are expected to soon replace ambassadors and embassies. According to the agreement, citizens of the UAE will have greater access to the Al-Aqsa Mosque in the Old City of Jerusalem through flights between Abu Dhabi and Tel Aviv.
Deputy Defense Minister and Deputy Prime Minister Bnei Gantz: “I welcome the important and significant agreement and thank you, first and foremost, to US President Donald Trump, a true friend of Israel along with Prime Minister Netanyahu and Sheikh Muhammad bin Zeid.”