Israeli Defence Companies to Skip UAE Expo as Government Cites Covid Travel Restrictions

Tel Aviv and Abu Dhabi formally normalized relations last year in a deal brokered by the United States. The Trump administration awarded the Emiratis by approving the sale of $23 billion in advanced weapons, including F-35 Lightning II stealth fighters. Israel expressed concerns over the sale.

Israeli Defence Companies to Skip UAE Expo as Government Cites Covid Travel Restrictions
Tel Aviv and Abu Dhabi formally normalized relations last year in a deal brokered by the United States. The Trump administration awarded the Emiratis by approving the sale of $23 billion in advanced weapons, including F-35 Lightning II stealth fighters. Israel expressed concerns over the sale.