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The main focus of Middle East peace efforts should be to bring Israel and Palestine back to the negotiating table, the Saudi foreign minister said on Thursday in a commentary indicating that Israel-Saudi normalization is unlikely any time soon.
“I believe that the focus now is necessary to bring Palestine and Israel back to the negotiating table. In the end, the only thing that can provide lasting peace and lasting stability is an agreement between Palestine and Israel, “Saudi Foreign Minister Prince Faisal bin Farhan Al Saud said in a virtual appearance on a US think tank. 10).
There is speculation that Saudi Arabia could follow in the footsteps of the United Arab Emirates and Bahrain, which on September 15 signed an agreement to establish formal ties with Israel, the first Arab states to do so in a quarter of a century.
Speaking to the Washington Institute for Near East Policy think tank, the Saudi foreign minister also said he hoped it might soon resolve the dispute that caused Saudi Arabia, the United Arab Emirates, Bahrain and Egypt to cut political, trade and transport ties. with Qatar in mid-2017.
The four accuse Qatar of supporting terrorism and conforming to Iran’s regional enemy. Doha denies the allegations and says the embargo by its fellow Gulf Arabs is aimed at undermining its sovereignty.
“We hope … that we can find a way forward to address legitimate security concerns … that push us to take the decisions we take,” he said.
“I think there is a path to it and we hope to find it in the relatively near future.”
Asked when that might have happened, he replied: “Your guess is as good as mine.”
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