Sudan Agreement Israel

U.S. President Donald Trump, who wants re-election on Nov. 3, sealed the deal in a phone conversation with Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu and Sudanese Prime Minister Abdalla Hamdok and the head of the Transitional Council, Abdel Fattah al-Burhan, senior U.S. officials said. The Israel-Sudan Normalization Agreement is an agreement reached on October 23, 2020 and Israel and Sudan have agreed to normalize relations. It is unclear whether the agreement establishes full diplomatic relations between the two nations. [1] [2] The agreement was concluded under the Bahrain and UAE agreements signed with Israel in September 2020. Sudan was the fifth Arab country to recognize Israel`s right to exist, after Egypt in 1979, Jordan in 1994 and Bahrain and the United Arab Emirates in 2020. [3] Unlike the latter two, Sudan had sent troops to fight Israel in major Arab-Israeli wars and regarded Israel as an enemy state. [4] Both countries quickly ratified their respective agreements with Israel. WASHINGTON — A pioneering deal between Sudan and Israel to begin normalizing relations is likely to disintegrate just over a month after President Trump`s announcement and reveal a flaw in Middle East peace deals that he and Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu have tried to cement as foreign policy legacies.

Palestinian Authority President Mahmoud Abbas said he opposed the new agreement and said no one had the right to speak on behalf of the Palestinians. Hamas, which controls Gaza, said it was a “political sin.” Donald Trump sealed the deal on Friday in a telephone conversation with Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu, his Sudanese counterpart Abdalla Hamdok and Abdel Fattah al-Burhan, the head of Sudan`s Sovereign Council. In a joint statement by the governments of Israel, Sudan and the United States, “the heads of state and government agreed to normalize relations between Sudan and Israel and end the state of war between their nations,”[25] In addition, the leaders agreed to begin economic and trade relations. with a first focus on agriculture. The statement also proposed the possibility of further meetings and agreements and said that “the Heads of State and Government also agreed that delegations will meet in the coming weeks to negotiate cooperation agreements in these areas, as well as in the fields of agricultural technology, aviation, migration issues and other areas for the benefit of both peoples.” [22] In addition to the coherent United States.