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Discuss the possible effects of recently signed deal to normalize relations between the United Arab Emirates and Israel on Gulf.

Topic : Bilateral, regional and global groupings and agreements involving India and/or affecting India’s interests.

3. Discuss the possible effects of recently signed deal to normalize relations between the United Arab Emirates and Israel on Gulf. (250 words)

Reference: The Hindu 

Why the question:

The recently signed deal to normalize relations between the United Arab Emirates and Israel is the context of the question.

Key Demand of the question:

Discuss the nuances of the pact signed between the two; explain how will the Israel-UAE pact impact the Gulf?

Directive:

Discuss – This is an all-encompassing directive – you have to debate on paper by going through the details of the issues concerned by examining each one of them. You have to give reasons for both for and against arguments.

Structure of the answer:

Introduction:

Briefly present the background of the question,

Body:

Start by explaining how Arab-Israeli ties have historically been conflict-ridden.

Discuss the past attempts of reconciliation between the two countries.

Explain the causative factors that have led to long conflicts between the two.

Then move on to discuss how such a deal may prove to be a breakthrough in Arab-Israel relations. Explain that if more countries in the Gulf follow the UAE’s lead, it would open a new chapter in Arab-Israel ties and bring Peace to the region.

Hint at the possible concerns of such a pact.

Conclusion:

Conclude with a fair and balanced opinion.