Washington – Wyoming Congresswoman and House Republican Conference Chair Liz Cheney (R-WY) released a statement after President Trump announced that his Administration has brokered an agreement between Israel and the United Arab Emirates that will normalize relations between the two countries: 

“This historic announcement establishing diplomatic relations between Israel and the UAE is an important breakthrough that represents real progress towards peace and security in the Middle East.

“We are stronger and the world is safer when America leads on the global stage, and I commend President Trump for this significant achievement. I also applaud his Administration for always standing with Israel and continuing to push back against Iran’s malign activities in the region and around the world.

“I look forward to the United States, Israel, and the UAE partnering together on our shared global priorities.”