Abu Dhabi’s crown prince says UAE-Israel deal will halt annexation

Israel and the United Arab Emirates reached a historic peace deal on Thursday that can result in a full normalization of diplomatic relations between the 2 Center Japanese nations in an settlement that US President Donald Trump helped dealer.Following the announcement of the settlement, leaders throughout the Arab world issued statements in regards to the deal.Abu Dhabi’s Crown Prince Sheikh Mohammed Bin Zayed stated on Twitter on Thursday that an settlement had been reached that might halt additional Israeli annexation of Palestinian territories.”Throughout a name with President Trump and Prime Minister Netanyahu, an settlement was reached to cease additional Israeli annexation of Palestinian territories. The UAE and Israel additionally agreed to cooperation and setting a roadmap in the direction of establishing a bilateral relationship,” he stated.

Egyptian President Abdel Fattah al-Sisi welcomed the settlement. “I adopted with curiosity and appreciation the joint assertion between the USA, United Arab Emirates and Israel to halt the Israeli annexation of Palestinian lands and taking steps to convey peace within the Center East,” Sisi stated on Twitter.”I worth the efforts of these in command of the deal to attain prosperity and stability for our area.” Senior Palestinian official Hanan Ashrawi accused the UAE of “normalization” with Israel.Ashrawi, a veteran Palestinian negotiator and member of the chief committee of the Palestine Liberation Group, stated on Twitter: “The UAE has come out within the open on its secret dealings/normalization with Israel. Please do not do us a favor. We’re no person’s fig leaf!”

Jerusalem Put up Employees contributed to this report.