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UAE to establish embassy in Tel Aviv in Israel: Cabinet

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The United Arab Emirates on Sunday approved establishing an embassy in the city of Tel Aviv in Israel, the UAE government said on its Twitter account, citing a cabinet decision.

The UAE and Israel in September of last year signed a historic bilateral agreement, called the Abrahams Accord, at the White House in Washington.

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Along with establishing diplomatic relations, the UAE and Israel agreed to promote investment and tourism, as well as launch direct flights connecting the two countries.

(With Reuters)

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