“Abraham Accords for peace and prosperity: form the start to the future”, Amin Forghani (CERE)

A series of unprecedented peace agreements across the Middle East and North Africa (MENA) region brokered by the United States over the past year, await their fate in the course of the new administration. The agreements signed in Trump administration’s last year were the results of series of negotiations towards normalisation of relations between the regional states and Israel. These efforts that were headed by Jared Kushner, the former Middle East negotiator, surfaced in international diplomacy through 2019 Warsaw summit. A summit that brought together age-long regional rivals and set the grounds for the upcoming signings of Abraham Accords. In recent conversation with a top-diplomat close to the matter, I was told, in spite of some disagreements, the gathering was a positive and historic event.  

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