Hoeven Statement on Israel, UAE Peace Agreement

WASHINGTON – Senator John Hoeven issued the following statement after President Trump announced a peace agreement between Israel and the United Arab Emirates (UAE).

“We appreciate the commitments made by Israel and the UAE to normalize their diplomatic relationship, and the Trump administration for bringing these two countries together for this historic announcement. This agreement will improve the efforts of all three countries to oppose Iranian aggression and enhance regional stability and prosperity. I hope other countries in the region will follow the example set by this agreement to join Israel, the UAE and the United States in seeking to build a more secure and prosperous Middle East.”