In a sequence of tweets on Tuesday a former police chief in Dubai confirmed his assist for Israel and referred to as on the Arab world to observe swimsuit.
“The reality is, it’s meaningless to not acknowledge Israel,” Dhahi Khalfan Tamim tweeted.
“Israel is a rustic construct on science, information, prosperity, and robust relations with all of the creating international locations. Who’re the individuals who don’t acknowledge Israel’s place? From the place do you assume the Jews got here? From Hawaii?”
In one other tweet, Tamim stated if reconciliation occurs he would select to go to Israel earlier than visiting the Kaaba (“Home of God”), referring to the Islamic religion’s most sacred edifice within the Nice Mosque of Mecca, Saudi Arabia.
Tamim additionally urged the Gulf states to just accept Israel with a purpose to cease terrorism.
“As quickly because the Gulf states normalize their relations with Israel, Qatar’s function as a proxy state for terrorist organizations shall be over,” Tamim wrote.
“It’s recognized that Qatar helps Hamas and nonetheless maintains a relationship with Israel. So what stops us from having a traditional relationship with Israel?”
Regardless that the United Arab Emirates (UAE) doesn’t formally acknowledge the State of Israel, relations between the 2 international locations have reportedly been softening.