What do Israelis think of the new UAE-Bahrain accords? We asked them
Out on the street in Israel, there's real excitement about the new UAE-Bahrain Abraham Accords. As most agree, it's a great start.
September 17, 2020, 6:59 am
On Tuesday, we took a camera out into the streets of Tel Aviv to find out what locals think about the historic Abraham Accords signed this week between Israel, the United Arab Emirates, and Bahrain.
The excitement was genuine. “There’s no why for peace,” said one Tel Avivian. “Peace in itself is the answer.”
“It’s a great start,” said another.
But a peace agreement… most agree that this is normalization of relations, rather than a peace deal. As one local asks: “How can you have peace, if you haven’t had war?”
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