Israeli Prime Minister, Benjamin Netanyahu’s cabinet today, Sunday approved the country’s normalisation accord with Bahrain. The approval however awaits parliamentary ratification, a cabinet statement said.
The accord was unanimously approved by Netanyahu’s cabinet, minister Tzachi Hanegbi told Army Radio.
Bahrain’s cabinet approved the accord on Oct. 19.
An Israeli parliamentary spokesman said a date had yet to be set for a plenum vote on the accord with Bahrain. Israel and the UAE ratified their bilateral accord earlier this month.