The UAE’s Council of Ministers has agreed to open an embassy in Israel’s capital Tel Aviv, the UAE government said in a Twitter post in January.
On Wednesday Mohamed Al Khaja announced he had launched his official account as the United Arab Emirate’s first Ambassador to Israel.
Delighted to launch my official account as the #UAE’s first Ambassador to #Israel. I look forward to strengthening ties between Emiratis and Israelis by fostering peace, understanding and prosperity among our people and across the region. Marhaba, B’ruchim Haba’im, Welcome!
— Mohamed Al Khaja (@AmbAlKhaja) February 17, 2021
Al Khaja also made the announcement in Hebrew and Arabic.
Hat Tip Banafsheh
This was only possible due to the work of the Trump administration to bring peace to the Middle East.
President Trump announced in December that Israel and Sudan had agreed to a normalization of relations.
Sudan was the third Muslim country in 3 months to announce