Iran helps all terrorists on this planet, UAE mogul claims


One of many wealthiest businessmen within the United Arab Emirates (UAE) acknowledged that Iran helps “all of the terrorists on this planet” in an interview with Israeli TV on Thursday.

Khalaf Ahmad Al Habtoor, founding chairman of Al Habtoor Group (AHG), a big conglomerate headquartered within the UAE in Dubai, instructed Channel 13 that whereas he was towards wars, he “helps the erasure of all terrorists from the face of the earth.”

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“Hezbollah controls the whole lot and whereas they’re current there’s nothing we are able to do to assist. Somebody should eliminate them, and the one state, for my part, that has a shared border with Lebanon is Israel,” mentioned Al Habtoor. “So Israel must take care of Hezbollah. This can enable Israel and Lebanon to get nearer to one another.”

In regards to the normalization settlement between Israel and the UAE, the businessman instructed Channel 13 that Israelis ought to go to the nation “as a result of they don’t have any different alternative, as a result of that is essentially the most stunning and secure nation on this planet.”

“This can be a time of engagement between us. We’re exploring how we may help one another and cooperate,” added Al Habtoor. “In our mentality, it can be crucial for us to fulfill. We’re businessmen. We don’t wish to waste time on issues like politics and so forth. We wish to really feel at residence and wish them to really feel at residence right here. You might be a part of us. I welcome you to my nation.”

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In October, Al Habtoor met with Jerusalem Deputy Mayor Fleur Hassan-Nahoum throughout a go to by Hassan-Nahoum and the UAE-Israel Enterprise Council in Dubai.

The businessman additionally entered negotiations with Israir in August to convey Israeli vacationers to the UAE.

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Al Habtoor called for peace with Israel nicely earlier than the normalization settlement was signed, posting a video on Twitter in 2019 asking why members of the Gulf Cooperation Council, together with Bahrain, Kuwait, Oman, Qatar, Saudi Arabia, and the UAE, didn’t signal peace treaties with Israel.



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