The United States, Israel, and the United Arab Emirates (UAE) announced yesterday the agreement of full normalization of relations between Israel and the UAE.
Here is the full text of the announcement.
While the news is still fresh and being studied, several organizations have issued statements and some pundits have begun analyzing the historic announcement.
Jewish Federations of North America issued the following statement:
“We welcome the news about Israel and the United Arab Emirates normalizing relations. The two countries have so much to gain from working together and this decision could pave the way for greater recognition of Israel throughout the region and increase the prospects of peace.”
Below are a half-dozen other supportive organizational statements with varying emphases and perspectives:
Finally, I recommend this article by Ben Sales published in the JTA with an intriguing early analysis of the momentous agreement.
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