Washington, D.C.  – Congresswoman Elise Stefanik released the below statement following today’s signing of the peace agreement between Israel, the United Arab Emirates, and Bahrain:

“I commend President Trump, Israel, the United Arab Emirates and the Kingdom of Bahrain for today’s historic diplomatic accomplishment on signing the Abraham Accord,” said Congresswoman Stefanik. “This important step moves the Middle East towards a legitimate, comprehensive peace in the region, and towards mutually beneficial agreements on diplomatic and commercial interest and increased security for all parties involved. Today’s historic event that will serve as an example for further recognition of Israel throughout the region and around the world. I look forward to continue supporting the President and our allies in the quest for peace and security in the Middle East.”