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UAE Swears in Country's 1st Ambassador to Israel

UAE Swears in Country's 1st Ambassador to Israel

Sunday, 14 February, 2021 - 19:00
UAE's Vice President swears in the country's first ambassador to Israel. Dubai Media Office

Dubai’s ruler and The United Arab Emirates' Vice President Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum has sworn in the country's first ambassador to Israel, Mohammed Mahmoud Al-Khaja, the Dubai Media Office said on Sunday.


The UAE's cabinet last month approved the establishment of an embassy in Tel Aviv in Israel.


The UAE and Israel agreed to normalize relations in August.


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