UAE: June10 UAE by its official Etihad Airways depart its second flight to Israel, carrying medical aid in order to help the Palestinians for combat the corona pandemic.
In mid-May, the United Arab Emirates flew its first publicly announced flight to Israel and later an Etihad flight carrying corona virus aid for the Palestinians.It is “the first time that a plane carrying Etihad’s marking is landing in Israel”, source clamed.
Israel’s foreign affairs ministry confirmed that UAE Etihad Airways flight was the second one to Israel from the Arab Emirates. “It is the second direct flight from the UAE and it has medical aid for the Palestinians,” the ministry conformed. The aid “will be given to the UN to distribute,
Palestinian premier Mohammed Shtayyeh said the Palestinians had not been informed about the flight. The Emirate plane gave a surprise, we didn’t know about it, he said.
The Palestinians have rejected the proposals and Shtayyeh said that they Palestinians had submitted a counter-proposal to the Quartet mediating in the conflict, namely the United Nations, United States, Russia and the European Union.