Israel signed groundbreaking peace agreements with two Arab gulf states. One America’s Jacob Demille has more.
The UAE and Bahrain signed historic agreements to normalize ties with Israel in what’s known as the Abraham Accords. The deal was brokered by President Trump, who expects more Middle Eastern nations to follow suit. One America’s Stephanie Myers spoke with the president of the Israel Allies Foundation and Director of Knesset Christian Caucus, Josh Reinstein, to discuss the significance of this landmark agreement.
President Trump touted his brokered peace agreement for several Middle East countries Tuesday, while welcoming the foreign ministers of Bahrain and the United Arab Emirates as well as Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu.
Senior Adviser to the President Jared Kushner is pushing for other Arab nations to follow in the UAE’s footsteps to normalize relations with Israel. One America’s Stephanie Myers spoke with the founder and CEO of Genesis 10, Harley Lippman, who is also an executive committee member on the American Israel Public Affairs Committee (AIPAC) to discuss the significance of the latest development between Israel and the UAE.
Trump administration and Israeli officials landed in the first ever direct commercial passenger flight to the United Arab Emirates from Israel. The two delegations took off from Israel’s Ben Gurion Airport early Monday in an Israeli commercial plane landing in Abu Dhabi.