4 weeks Israeli, US delegation depart to UAE in 1st direct flight Manilatimes |World
ABOARD EL AL FLIGHT TO THE UNITED ARAB EMIRATES: A Star of David-adorned El Al plane took off Monday from Israel’s Ben-Gurion Airport, carrying a high-ranking American and Israeli delegation to Abu Dhabi in the first-ever direct commercial passenger flight to the United Arab Emirates. The Israeli flag carrier’s flight marks the implementation of the historic United States-brokered deal to normalize relations between the two nations and solidifies the long-clandestine ties between them that have evolved over years of shared enmity toward Iran.
U.S. Presidential Adviser Jared Kushner, center right, and U.S. National Security Adviser Robert O’Brien, center left, ... more