Emirates Leaks

UAE-Saudi Alliance of Normalization with Israel


The alliance of the Crown Prince of Abu Dhabi, the de facto ruler of the United Arab Emirates, and Saudi Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman is not limited to their war in Yemen.

For years, bin Zayed and bin Salman have been secretly advancing unprecedented pace of normalization with Israel, including conspiring to pass the American Deal of the Century to liquidate the Palestinian cause and recognize Jerusalem as Israel’s capital.

The Hebrew daily Yediot Aharonot published two pages on the subject of raising the level of normalization between the UAE and Israel, as well as the secret cooperation in the field of intelligence, which has been covered in various media reports, including visits by security officials (Mossad chief Yossi Cohen) to the UAE.

The newspaper said in an expanded report that contacts are in full swing to enable Israelis to participate in the International Expo, which will be held in the UAE in October 2020.

According to the newspaper, the UAE will allow Israelis to enter its territory and participate in the exhibition, and visit the UAE after the exhibition period as well.

The occupying power will have its own public pavilion on Israeli-made innovations and innovations, and showcase Israeli products throughout the six-month exhibition, the paper said

The newspaper quoted sources in the management of the exhibition “Expo” confirmed the approval of the UAE authorities to receive Israelis on its territory, and the participation of a special Israeli wing, the newspaper said that Israel has allocated him 72 million shekels (one dollar equals 3.5 shekels).

According to a source who spoke to the newspaper, the Expo will be the gateway that will enable the entry of Israelis with their passports officially to the UAE even after the end of the exhibition, knowing that it is already allowing hundreds of Israelis to enter the UAE through special forms and travel documents.

Mohammed Khater, Deputy Chairman of the Directorate of Tourism in Ras Al Khaimah, said: “Welcome, the Israelis will be able to visit the Expo, and I believe that they will come, God willing, after the exhibition, and we will be pleased to receive them.”

Yediot Aharonot said that a senior source in the US administration acknowledged that the UAE would open its doors to Israelis, not only tourists, but also entrepreneurs and entrepreneurs.

In parallel, the newspaper pointed out that the Saudi authorities have recognized the participation of Israelis used by the Kingdom in the construction of the city “Neum” in the stages of planning and infrastructure.

The paper confirmed that two sources in the Saudi government, approved by the use of Israelis in the construction of the city, which the Kingdom plans to establish on the shores of the Red Sea until 2030, on an area of ​​26 thousand square kilometers.

On Tuesday evening, an Israeli report aired by Channel 12 indicated that the United States supports a new initiative by the Israeli Foreign Minister Yisrael Katz to reach an agreement “No war between Israel and Gulf states, focusing on common interests in the face of the Iranian threat.”

Talks aimed at a formal normalization of relations have progressed amid US welcome and support, the report said.

He noted that the initiative was also presented to the US Treasury Secretary, Stephen Mnuchin, during his recent visit to Israel, about two weeks ago.