Serhat TUNAR -TDO- United States President Donald Trump has announced that Israel and Morocco have decided to normalize relations. With this development, the number of Arab countries that have reached a normalization agreement with Israel in the last four months has increased to four. Under the agreement, announced shortly before Trump's term expires, the United States will accept Morocco's disputed claim to the Western Sahara region.
Donald Trump announced that diplomatic and other relations between Israel and Morocco will begin immediately, including communications offices to be established in Israel and Morocco, and embassies to be eventually established.
In a statement, the White House said that regional stability will be strengthened both by establishing relations between Morocco and Israel and by increasing economic and cultural cooperation.