His Highness Sheikh Mohamed Bin Zayed Al Nahyan and Israel's Prime Minister Naftali Bennett during a phone call discussed ways of strengthening relations of cooperation between the two countries.
Every Israeli government since 1967 has expanded the settlements and these settlements are like a cancer for Palestine. I think this is the basic reason the settlers now feel this government is not their government (“Palestinians
Israel’s fragile new government has shown little interest in addressing the decades-old conflict with the Palestinians, but it may not have a choice. Jewish ultranationalists are already staging provocations aimed at splitting the coalition
Bennett, the head of a far-right party who took office in June, received an invitation from Sisi last month.
The meeting discussed ways of enhancing relations between the three countries, and the importance of cooperation and coordination to drive development and enhance stability in the region.
At the outset of the meeting, Sheikh Mohamed welcomed Bennett, expressing hope that the Israeli Prime Minister's visit, which is the first visit to the country, would contribute to further cooperation for the benefit of the peoples of the two countries and the peoples of the region.