Arab-Israel normalization


  • Protest against normalization deal with Israel in Khartoum, Sudan, on September 25, 2020. (Photo M. Idris/Anadolu Agency) 2020-10-12 13:01

    By Salman Parviz

    Sudan: Next step for Arab-Israel normalization?

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    When the so-called "Deal of the Century" was announced on January 29, it was rejected by most of the Muslim world. Just a few days after the Arab League's rejection of the initiative, Lt. Gen. Abdel Fattah al-Burhan, the de facto ruler of Sudan, met publicly for the first time with Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu in Entebbe, Uganda, to begin talks for normalization amid objections from domestic politicians, organizations and the general public in Sudan.