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Israel, Gulf nations sign accord; Historic agreement came after months of outreach

Sep 16, 2020 - USA Today

WASHINGTON - President Donald Trump heralded a pair of historic agreements formalizing diplomatic relations between Israel and two Gulf Arab nations in a ceremony Tuesday on the White House South Lawn.

Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu and the foreign ministers of the United Arab Emirates and Bahrainsigned the accords marking a major geopolitical shift in the Middle East and giving Trump a platform as peacemaker as he heads into a reelection campaign.

"We're here this afterno...