UAE, Israel have agreed to fully normalise ties: Trump

Dawn | Aug 14, 2020 at 9:15 AM
  • The United Arab Emirates (UAE) and Israel have agreed to fully normalise their relations, US President Donald Trump announced on Thursday while unveiling a trilateral document outlining key points of the peace deal.
  • The United States, Israel and the United Arab Emirates said they were “confident that additional diplomatic breakthroughs with other nations are possible and will work together to achieve this goal”.
  • The joint statement said that “this historic diplomatic breakthrough will advance peace in the Middle East region” and was “a testament to the bold diplomacy and vision of the three leaders and the courage of the United Arab Emirates and Israel to chart a new path that will unlock the great potential in the region”.