IAF chief Norkin met with Jordanian Gen. Mohammad Fathi Hiyasat, the first showing a top Israeli officer meeting Jordanian general, in a historic photo.
Rafael Advanced Defense Systems hopes to showcase its aerial defense systems, as well as its satellite intelligence and communications systems, at this year’s Dubai air show.
The Port of Eilat was announced as the location of the grand finale on Wednesday, as the event will be broadcast live to around 600 million viewers across more than 170 countries.
The forum was chaired by Bank Hapoalim Chairman Reuven Krupik and Bank CEO Dov Kotler, with the participation of leading Israeli businesspeople and senior UAE businessmen.
Israel’s Minister of Science, Technology and Space Orit Farkash, and the UAE’s Minister of State for Advanced Technology Sarah Al Amiri signed the historic agreement together.
Each minister agreed to appoint a professional to form a joint working group on possible cooperation in areas infrastructure, transportation, trains and maritime security.
US Secretary of State Antony Blinken says “time is running short” for Tehran to return to nuclear deal.
“We condemn any scheme that bolsters Israel’s destructive presence in the region,” said an Iranian Foreign Ministry spokesman.
“I think we are at a very good time where there's an appetite for more collaboration,” said the Bahraini Ambassador to the US Sheikh Abdulla Bin Rashid Al Khalifa
The first Emirati ambassador to Israel, Muhammad Mahmoud Al Khaja, inaugurated the first embassy of his country in downtown Tel Aviv a month ago, alongside Israeli President Isacc Herzog.