ISLAMABAD – The rising pattern of Arab-Israel normalization was a prelude to a brand new order within the Center East, which would go away the Muslim world additional divided, concluded a webinar held right here yesterday.
The webinar was hosted by Islamabad Coverage Institute, an area suppose tank, on ‘Implications of Arab-Israel Normalization for Muslim World’.
Audio system from Turkey, Palestine, Iran, and United Kingdom took half within the webinar along with the native audio system.
The webinar was held to deliberate on the event and the long run route of the occasions.
Dr Levent Bastürk, a Turkish tutorial, stated the normalization agreements wouldn’t stay restricted to few international locations, however would finally evolve right into a regional alliance. He stated that whereas the developments would alter Iran’s menace notion and behavior within the area, it is usually geared toward limiting Turkey’s regional ambitions.
Dr Kayhan Barzegar, a Tehran-based Center East professional, stated the event would add to extremism and terrorism within the area by selling division in Arab and Muslim world.
About Iran, he stated it will fully change the calculus of Iran’s defence technique and complicate ties with UAE.
Dr Barzegar contended that the method began by the Arab rulers wouldn’t be sustainable because the folks have rejected it. “Region is not ready for such a compromise,” he stated.
Dr Khaled Qaddoumi, a pacesetter of the Hamas resistance motion, stated the Arab rulers’ motion was not representing the feelings of the plenty. He stated that the so-called normalization course of was initiated to distract American and Israeli public from their respective home disaster and bail out President Trump and Prime Minister Netanyahu.
Massoud Shadjareh, chairman of London Islamic Human Rights Fee, and Ali Mehr, an area Arab affairs analyst, stated the silence of the Muslims on the happenings prior to now emboldened the Arab rulers to maneuver for normalizing with Israel.
Government Director IPI Prof Sajjad Bokhari stated the Arab monarchs have been eyeing a brand new regional order during which they’ll foster higher cooperation with Israel in opposition to their widespread regional foe – Iran.
He famous that the key problem for the Arab rulers can be the legitimization of the erstwhile enemy i.e. Israel earlier than their publics.
He stated the message for Palestinians from delinking of Arab-Israeli normalization and progress on the Israeli-Palestinian monitor is that their trigger isn’t any extra a precedence for them.