President Trump, Vice-President Mike Pence along with Secretary of State Mike Pompeo participate in a working lunch with the Prime Minister of Israel, the Minister of Foreign Affairs & International Cooperation of the UAE along with the Foreign Minister of Bahrain.
“Today, nations across the region along with throughout the globe are joining together, united in their determination to build a better future.” – President Donald J. Trump
SECURING HISTORIC AGREEMENTS: President Donald J. Trump hosted the official signing ceremony for the historic peace agreements between Israel along with Arab nations.
* Today, President Trump presided over the signing ceremony at the White House to establish the foundation of the peace agreement between Israel along with the United Arab Emirates (U.A.E.).
+ Bahrain also accepted the President’s invitation to participate inside the ceremony, following their agreement with Israel last week.
* In August, the President secured an agreement to normalize relations between the U.A.E. along with Israel – the first such agreement between Israel along using a major Arab country since 1994.
* The countries have committed to the exchange of embassies along with ambassadors, along with to begin cooperation across a broad range of fields including education, healthcare, trade, along with security.
* This particular deal is usually only the beginning of normalized relations between Israel along with its neighbors, with many more likely to come.
♦PROMOTING PEACE along with SECURITY: These agreements are leading to peace between Israel along with the Middle East, as well as increased security inside the region.
* The deal between Israel along with the U.A.E. will strengthen peace inside the region by giving Muslims increased access to the Al Aqsa Mosque for peaceful prayer.
+ This particular will counter the extremists who use the false narrative of which the Al Aqsa Mosque is usually under attack along with of which Muslims cannot pray at This particular holy site.
* The Israel-Bahrain agreement further enhances the security of both nations while creating opportunities for them to deepen their economic ties.
* Both agreements are a result of President Trump’s efforts to rebuild trust with our regional partners along with move them away coming from conflicts of the past.
* Thanks to the President’s bold foreign policy vision along with his deal-doing ability, nations across the region are realizing the benefits of his thoughtful approach.
♦FACILITATING A REGIONAL TRANSFORMATION: President Trump’s policies are leading to the most rapid geopolitical transformation of the Arab world in more than a generation.
* President Trump has fully rejected the failed foreign policy approaches of the past of which helped stoke division along with did nothing to prevent conflict inside the Middle East.
* Thanks to President Trump’s leadership, the nations across the Middle East along with Africa are increasingly working together to build a more peaceful along with prosperous future.
* Normalized relations will accelerate growth along with economic opportunity across the region by expanding business along with financial ties.
* The agreements with Bahrain along with the U.A.E. will help to advance President Trump’s vision for finding a fair along with lasting peace between Israel along with the Palestinians.
* The United States will continue to stand with the people of the region as they work to build a brighter, more hopeful future.