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Bahrain: We hope for better, stronger relations - Israeli delegation on diplomatic ties deal with Bahrain01:14

Bahrain: We hope for better, stronger relations - Israeli delegation on diplomatic ties deal with Bahrain

Bahrain, Manama
October 18, 2020 at 22:06 GMT +00:00 · Published

Israeli and US officials arrived in Manama on Sunday, as Israel and Bahrain decided to sign series of agreements establishing formal diplomatic ties.

US Secretary of the Treasury Steven Mnuchin was among the officials who flew on the El Al Flight 973 from Ben Gurion airport in Tel Aviv to Manama. Foreign Minister of Bahrain Abdullatif bin Rashid Al-Zayani greeted the delegation and addressed the press.

"To achieve co-existence and mutual understanding among nations, believers of monotheistic religions, and various cultures in order to bring forth the good for the people of the region. We look forward to the discussions we are about to engage in during this visit," Al-Zayani said.

"We hope to establish deeper and stronger relations not only between governments but also between the two nations," Israel's National Security Adviser Meir Ben-Shabbat added.

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Israeli and US officials arrived in Manama on Sunday, as Israel and Bahrain decided to sign series of agreements establishing formal diplomatic ties.

US Secretary of the Treasury Steven Mnuchin was among the officials who flew on the El Al Flight 973 from Ben Gurion airport in Tel Aviv to Manama. Foreign Minister of Bahrain Abdullatif bin Rashid Al-Zayani greeted the delegation and addressed the press.

"To achieve co-existence and mutual understanding among nations, believers of monotheistic religions, and various cultures in order to bring forth the good for the people of the region. We look forward to the discussions we are about to engage in during this visit," Al-Zayani said.

"We hope to establish deeper and stronger relations not only between governments but also between the two nations," Israel's National Security Adviser Meir Ben-Shabbat added.

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