25 September 2021

Hundreds of Iraqi notables call to join Abraham Accords, make peace with Israel


At Erbil conference, participants also call for rebuilding ties with the country’s dispossessed Jewish diaspora; normalization remains a crime under Iraqi lawIn an unprecedented plea for regional reconciliation, over 300 prominent Iraqis called for their country to normalize ties with Israel on Friday night.“We demand full diplomatic relations with the State of Israel…and a new policy of normalization based on people-to-people relations with the citizens of that country,” said Wissam al-Hardan, [...]