Omani Foreign Minister Yusuf bin Alawi bin Abdullah said in a speech at the World Economic Forum on the Middle East and North Africa that Arab countries should take into account that Israel's fear of its survival in the Middle East is part of the reason. has received political, economic and military support from the international community, reports the Middle East Media Research Institute (MEMRI).
He said Arab countries should reassure Israel about its existence in the region and alleviate its fears.
Bin Abdullah was asked if this would entail acknowledging Israel's right to exist, and he did not respond directly. Instead, he said that this would require "real agreement" between the Arab nation, Israel, and those who are supporting Israel.
He suggested that the Arab world does not want to pose an existential threat to Israel.