The President of USA has called the ABRAHAM ACCORD, the first Arab -Israeli peace in 26 years as “dawn of a new era”. This deal was signed by Israel –UAE and Kingdom of Bahrain. As per the agreement UAE AND BAHRAIN will send diplomatic missions, exchange ambassadors with Israel , this will also allow Muslims to pray in Al –Aqsa mosque. This news is related to the topic, Effect of policies and politics of developed and developing countries on India’s interests, Indian diaspora of GS 2. Details about this accord can be important for prelims, whereas effect of this accord in middle east and on peace and security in the region and on India can be important for mains.
Recently, Zalmay Khalilzad, Special US envoy urged India to start dialogue with Taliban. On the flip side, the deputy leader of Taliban’s Political Office in Qatar, Sher Mohammad Abbas Stanekzai has accused India of playing ‘negative’ role inside Afghanistan. [Read More]