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Diplomatic Breakthrough: Israel Opens Embassy in UAE

Israel this week announced it has opened its embassy in the United Arab Emirates (UAE), four months after the two countries signed the historic normalization deal brokered by the Trump administration.

Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu (L) claps during a welcoming ceremony for the passengers of a flight operated by budget airline flydubai in Israel's Ben Gurion airport, near Tel Aviv, on November 26, 2020. - A flight operated by budget airline flydubai landed in Tel Aviv, the first scheduled commercial …

Report: UAE, U.S. Aiming for December Deal on F-35s

The United States and United Arab Emirates hope to reach an initial agreement on the sale of F-35 stealth fighter jets to Abu Dhabi by early December, the Reuters news agency reported Tuesday.

SINGAPORE - FEBRUARY 09: A United States Air Force F-35B Lightning II fighter jetÊperforms an aerial display during the Singapore Airshow media preview on February 9, 2020 in Singapore. (Photo by Suhaimi Abdullah/Getty Images)

Abu Dhabi Orders Hotels Go Kosher Ahead of White House Summit to Ink UAE-Israel Deal

Ahead of next week’s signing of the historic U.S.-brokered normalization accord between the United Arab Emirates and Israel, Abu Dhabi’s Department of Culture and Tourism has instructed hotels to begin providing kosher food in preparation for the influx of Israeli and Jewish tourists expected to visit the Gulf nation.

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Israel To Open Representative Office In Abu Dhabi

Israel plans to open a diplomatic-level mission to the International Renewable Energy Agency in Abu Dhabi, the first openly established representative office in the United Arab Emirates, Israeli diplomats said on Friday. The office will not be a full mission,

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