The UAE Foreign Ministry said in a tweet on its Twitter account that the Minister of Foreign Affairs and International Cooperation Abdullah bin Zayed discussed with his Israeli counterpart Yair Lapid aspects of cooperation between the two countries, and also congratulated him on assuming his new position, wishing him success.
The Emirati Al-Ain news website said that Israeli Foreign Minister Yair Lapid responded in a tweet on his Twitter account, in which he said that he looks forward to working with the UAE Foreign Minister to build on relations between the two countries.
Labid added in his tweet – according to the Emirati website – “It was a pleasure to speak this evening with the Minister of Foreign Affairs of the United Arab Emirates, Sheikh Abdullah bin Zayed Al Nahyan, and I look forward to working with Sheikh Abdullah bin Zayed Al Nahyan to build on the warm and unique relations between our two countries.” For the benefit of our peoples and the entire Middle East.”
Bennett added that he is committed to continuing to strengthen Israeli-Emirati relations in all fields.
In a tweet, the UAE Foreign Ministry congratulated Prime Minister Naftali Bennett and Foreign Minister Yair Lapid on the formation of the new Israeli government, and said that the UAE looks forward to working with the new Israeli government “to advance regional peace, promote tolerance and coexistence, and embark on a new era of cooperation in technology, trade and investment.” .