JERUSALEM — Distant-controlled cameras will take over accountability from U.S.-led peacekeepers for guaranteeing worldwide delivery retains freedom of entry to the Gulf of Aqaba, whose shoreline is shared by Israel and three Arab nations, officers mentioned.
Tiran Island, which lies within the straits of the identical identify on the mouth of the gulf, was handed to Saudi Arabia from Egypt together with next-door Sanafir island in 2017.
Throughout a go to to Israel and Saudi Arabia final week, U.S. President Joe Biden introduced that the tiny Multinational Pressure and Observers (MFO) contingent on Tiran would depart.
The MFO screens a 1979 U.S.-brokered peace accord between Egypt and Israe…
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