Trump hosts Israel, Bahrain, UAE for deal signings


Good afternoon. I'm Susan Richard President. Trump calls it the dawn of a New Middle East. At a signing ceremony on the South Lawn of the White House today, both the United Arab Emirates in Bahrain formally recognized Israel as part of an agreement that normalizes diplomatic relations. Israel, the United Arab Emirates and barren We'll establish embassies exchange ambassadors and begin the cooperate and work together so strongly to cooperate his partners across the A broad range of sectors from tourism to trade and healthcare to security. They're going to work together. They are friends. The agreement has been dubbed the Abraham Accords, Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu says this is just likely the beginning Word from the president. That he is already Lining up more and more countries. This is unimaginable a few years ago. But with resolve determination, A fresh look at the way piece has done. This is being achieved. Thank you, Mr President. The last ceremony of this kind was in 1990 for when Bill Clinton hosted Israeli Prime Minister Yitzhak Rabin and Jordanian King Hussein. As part of this deal, Israel suspended its plan to annex parts of the West Bank and the U. S. Has agreed to sell F 35 fighter jets

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