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What the Hell Is Going On - American Enterprise Institute 29th September 2020
WTH is going on with peace in the Middle East? Israeli Ambassador Ron Dermer on Israel, the UAE and Bahrain
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WTH is going on with peace in the Middle East? Israeli Ambassador Ron Dermer on Israel, the UAE and Bahrain

Earlier this month, the United Arab Emirates and Bahrain made history by normalizing relations with Israel. The Trump administration has since suggested that additional Arab countries are considering following suit.

 

Israeli Ambassador to the United States Ron Dermer joined the show to talk about the Abraham Accords. He discusses the Trump administration’s role in the negotiations, the impetus of the deals, regional threats, and the likelihood that additional Arab countries sign similar agreements.

 

Ron Dermer is Israel’s Ambassador to the United States. He served as Israel's Minister of Economic Affairs in the United States from 2005 - 2008 and as Senior Advisor to Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu from 2009 - 2013.

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