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Greece welcomes UAE-Israel peace treaty

ATHENS, 17th August, 2020 (WAM) -- Greece has congratulated the governments of the UAE and Israel on the historic peace accord.

A statement released by the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Greece said that this agreement - concluded between two close partners of Greece with the pivotal and constructive support of the US - constitutes a victory for diplomacy and an important step towards bolstering security and stability in the region.

"We hope this major step also serves as a cornerstone for the establishment of dialogue and mutual understanding between the peoples of the Middle East," added the statement.