Israel’s Foreign Minister Lapid opens embassy in UAE

Israel's Foreign Minister Lapid opens embassy in UAE

Israel’s Foreign Minister Lapid opens embassy in UAE — — -Brussels (Brussels Morning) Israel Foreign Minister Yair Lapid arrived in the UAE on Tuesday for a landmark two-day visit, marking another step in the significantly improving relations between the two countries that was first ushered in nine months ago with an historic deal to normalise ties.

Lapid opened the first Israeli embassy in the UAE in Abu Dhabi, where he met with his Emirati counterpart Sheikh Abdullah bin Zayed Al Nahyan.