India-Arab League Current Affairs - 2020

Israel and Bahrain sign agreement at Manama to establish diplomatic ties.

Israel and Bahrain signed an agreement at Manama on October 18, 2020 to establish diplomatic ties. Highlights The deal was signed in the presence of Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin and White House envoy Avi Berkowitz  along with  Bahrain’s foreign minister and Israel’s national security adviser. Israeli and Bahraini officials also held talks and signed eight Read More…

Israeli Parliament Approves Historic Peace Deal With UAE

The unicameral parliament of Israel, the Knesset, approved the historic normalization deal or the peace deal called as the Abraham Accord. with the United Arab Emirates on October 15, 2020. It was initially signed in Washington on September 15, 2020. Highlights 80 parliamentarians voted in favour of the deal while 13 opposed it. The legislation Read More…

Abraham Accord: Israel, Bahrain and UAE sign peace agreement

On September 15, 2020, US President Donald Trump, Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu and foreign ministers of Bahrain and UAE signed the historic peace agreement Abraham Accord. It is the first peace deal between Israel and Arabs in 26 years. About the deal According to the deal, the UAE and Bahrain will exchange ambassadors with Read More…

First Ministerial Meeting of Arab-India Cooperation Forum held Manama

The first Ministerial Meeting of Arab-India Cooperation Forum was held Manama, capital city of Bahrain. The meeting was inaugurated by Bahrain’s Foreign Minister Khalid bin Ahmed Al Khalifa and was attended by representatives of 22 Arab League nations. Indian side was represented by Union External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj and also Foreign Secretary S Jaishankar. Read More…