Bahrain to Forge Ties With Israel, Trump Says

TEL AVIV—Bahrain and Israel will normalize ties in a U.S.-brokered deal, President Trump claimed Friday,

TEL AVIV—Bahrain and Israel will normalize ties in a U.S.-brokered deal, President Trump claimed Friday, advancing a broader realignment in the Middle East as Israel and Gulf Arab states locate common cause in opposition to Iran.

The deal signals a monumental shift in the location, wherever most Arab states beforehand experienced held off on making peace with Israel so extended as its extended-jogging conflict with the Palestinians remained unresolved. Previous thirty day period, the United Arab Emirates and Israel agreed to create formal diplomatic ties, the consequence of…