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  1. U.S. President Trump announces Bahrain agreement at the White House in Washington

    Bahrain follows Emirates in normalising ties with Israel

    Bahrain has joined the United Arab Emirates in striking an agreement to normalize relations with Israel, President Donald Trump said on Friday, a ...
  2. U.S. President Trump departs Washington for travel to Florida and North Carolina at Joint Base Andr

    Trump to host Israel-United Arab Emirates deal-signing ceremony on Sep 15

    US President Donald Trump will hold a Sept. 15 signing ceremony for a groundbreaking Middle East agreement normalizing relations between Israel ...
  3. Saudi Arabia's King Salman bin Abdulaziz attends a virtual cabinet meeting in Neom

    Saudi king tells Trump that kingdom is eager to achieve fair solution to Palestinian issue

    Saudi Arabia's King Salman told US President Donald Trump in a phone call on Sunday that the kingdom was eager to achieve a fair and permanent ...
  4. As plummeting demand has sapped its oil revenues, the kingdom is rethinking old alliances

    Spurned by allies, Saudi rethinks chequebook diplomacy

    From Pakistan to Lebanon, Saudi Arabia is scaling back its famed chequebook diplomacy, a longstanding policy of splashing petro-dollars in ...
  5. FILE PHOTO: U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo takes part in a meeting with Abu Dhabi Crown Prince

    Commentary: UAE-Israel deal has less to do with Iran but more with the US and China

    The conventional analysis that the normalisation agreement is all about Iran has a few problems, says an observer.
  6. FILE PHOTO: Democratic presidential candidate Joe Biden holds campaign event in Wilmington, Delaware

    Commentary: The one person Israel and UAE are both afraid of

    Both governments have been close allies of the Trump administration – but know that Joe Biden is likely to win the White House in November, says ...
  7. Agreement between Israel and UAE on normalising relations

    Trump scores diplomatic deal with Middle East allies before election

    President Donald Trump on Thursday managed to pull off a rare victory for U.S. diplomacy in the Middle East ahead of his Nov. 3 re-election bid by ...