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Netanyahu says Israel opposes Palestinian Authority in Gaza after war, 11 Nov
..."I will tell you what there will not be. There will not be Hamas," he said. "There will also not be a civil authority that educates its children to hate Israel, to kill Israelis, to eliminate the State of Israel. There cannot be an authority that pays the families of murderers amounts based on the number they murdered."

"There cannot be an authority whose leader still has not condemned the terrible massacre 30 days later," he continued, referring to Palestinian Authority President Mahmoud Abbas. "That cannot be."...

There you have it, "normalization" of MENA trade in multinational Islamist cyphers is complete.
Arab normalizers turn their cheek as 'another Hiroshima' unfolds in Gaza, 10 Nov  "symbol of peace"
...Despite this, MbS has not backtracked from his controversial statement about Riyadh's increasingly close ties to Israel's most right-wing government: "Every day we get closer." This was most recently confirmed by Saudi Minister of Investment Khalid bin Abdulaziz al-Falih, who said, "This matter [normalization] was on the table, and it is still on the table."

It is important to note, however, that the MbS interview was aired just two weeks before the 7 October Al-Aqsa Flood operation by the Palestinian resistance. Also interesting is that the crown prince's statement wasn't directed at Israel; it was in response to a question about the dangers of Iran acquiring a nuclear bomb....

Normalization with Israel 'still on the table': Saudi minister, 8 Nov "peace formula"
The Saudi Minister of Investment, Khalid bin Abdulaziz al-Falih, confirmed that the issue of normalizing relations between the kingdom and Israel is still on the table, but it is conditional on a peaceful solution to the Palestinian issue....
by Cat on Sun Nov 12th, 2023 at 04:25:47 AM EST
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