Representative of His Highness Sheikh Khalifa bin Zayed Al Nahyan, and at the invitation of U.S. President Donald Trump, H.H. Sheikh Abdullah bin Zayed Al Nahyan, Minister of Foreign Affairs and International Cooperation, arrived in Washington , D.C. Leading a high-level UAE delegation. To attend the signing ceremony of the landmark UAE-Israel peace deal on Tuesday, in the presence of the President.
Abdullah bin Zayed meets President Trump
On Sunday night Mr Netanyahu started his trip to Washington.
“I fly to create stability in exchange for security. And in just one month we have achieved two peace agreements”. Mr Netanyahu said on Twitter.
“This is a new age. These deals will combine international stability with economic prosperity and pour billions by trade, collaboration and joint projects into our economy.”
In mid-August the US also declared the Abraham Deal between the UAE and Israel.
As part of the deal, Israel has promised to also suspend the invasion of Palestinian territory in exchange for diplomatic relations with the UAE.
The deal came in a phone call between Sheikh Mohamed bin Zayed, Abu Dhabi’s Crown Prince and Mr Trump and Mr Netanyahu, Deputy Supreme Commander of the Armed Forces.
The first commercial flight took place last month between the UAE and Israel as the two countries sought to open up their tourism sectors.
A high-level US-Israeli delegation headed by senior White House advisor Jared Kushner was on that trip.
The White House announced Friday that Israel and Bahrain had also agreed to develop full diplomatic relations as well.
Bahrain’s high-level ministers would also formalize the agreement at the White House ceremony on Tuesday.
On Sunday the European Council said that the bloc “believes that these changes are also a constructive move to peace and security in the Near East.”
Hopefully, This move will bring the middle east peace soon. The ultimate solution for all the conflicts there is peace. This peace deal is a huge step towards achieving that.