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Arab-Israeli Conflict: A new era

Note: The Abraham Accords Peace Agreement changes completely the perspective on the Arab-Israeli conflict. The Abraham Accords require opening a new page in the history of relations of Israel with Arab countries. Accordingly, this page on the Arab-Israeli conflict has been re-written. The previous content of this page has been saved and can be accessed here. The Abraham Accords promise a peaceful future for both the People of Israel and the People of Arab countries.

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September 15, 2020 will be remembered as the beginning of a new era in Arab-Israeli relations. On this day, the Foreign Ministers of two Arab countries, United Arab Emirates and Bahrain signed an agreement to establish diplomatic relations with Israel. The agreement, called the "Abraham Accords" was mediated by the President of the USA, Donald J. Trump.

The agreement was signed in a ceremony on the South Lawn of the White House in Washington. The Israeli delegation was headed by the Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu. The United Arab Emirates (UAE) delegation was headed by the Foreign Minister Abdullah bin Zayed and the Bahrain delegation was headed by the Foreign Minister Abdullatif Al Zayani.