I am thankful that Bahrain, Israel, and the United Arab Emirates are committed to creating a new Middle East: one built on peace and prosperity for us all.
"This was our second conversation; it was very friendly," Netanyahu said regarding a conversation with Bahrain's prime minister.
But some of the world has difficulty rejoicing in the breakthrough
The delegation would include Bahraini business leaders, who would meet with their Israeli counterparts, as well as a meeting with Economy Minister Amir Peretz.
Together, these four countries, with support from Saudi Arabia and links to Greece and Cyprus, increasingly look like a bloc of countries that share views and are a kind of alliance.
Arab countries that voted against the resolution also included Egypt, Jordan, Oman, Qatar and Saudi Arabia.
We are watching history unfold before our eyes. Slowly, over the past 43 years, we made peace with only two of our neighbors out of the entire Arab world.
Outside the confines of the UNSC, the EU and other European member states have also condemned the Givat Hamatos project.
In short, the Kingdom of Jordan and Israel showcase what peace can look like if it is not built upon strong civil society, economic factors and personal warmth.
President Reuven Rivlin welcomes Bahrain's foreign minister to Jerusalem