Israel highlights UAE ambassador condemnation in Washington for an attack against Jews
The “Israel in Arabic” account on Twitter of the Israeli Ministry of Foreign Affairs highlighted the condemnation of the UAE ambassador to the United States “Youssef Al Otaiba” for the attack that a number of American Jews were subjected to this week, during their celebration of the “Hanukkah” festival.
The Hebrew account on its social media page, Twitter, praised Al-Otaiba’s statement, and said that he stressed “the need to encourage and support tolerance.”
Two days ago, at least five people were stabbed in a rabbi’s house near a Jewish synagogue in Muncie, on the outskirts of New York, according to US media
The pace of normalization has increased during the recent period in various forms between Israelis and Arabs, through Israeli participation in sports, cultural and economic activities in the Emirates.
Despite the absence of public diplomatic relations between the Arab country and Tel Aviv, the Israeli Foreign Ministry announced, on Tuesday, that it had received congratulations from the United Arab Emirates, on the occasion of the Jewish “Hanukkah” holiday.
And the account of “Israel in Arabic” on “Twitter”, quoted by the Director General of the Israeli Foreign Ministry, “Yuval Rotem”, saying: “Among the many beautiful congratulations we received on the occasion of Eid Hanukkah, we were pleased to receive congratulations from the UAE embassies in the world.”
“We value these warm messages and hope that relations between Israel and the UAE will see further growth in 2020,” Rotem added.
Yesterday, Israel in Arabic, affiliated with the Israeli Ministry of Foreign Affairs, celebrated a new normalization event between the Arab Emirates and the occupying Israel entity, where the site published a news saying that the sons of the Jewish community in the Emirate of Dubai in the Emirates have lit the last and final candle for the Jewish Day of Chanukah.