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Trump Says Kuwait, Other Countries Ready to Join Middle East Deal

WASHINGTON—President Trump met briefly on Friday with the chief of Kuwait and afterward said the smaller Gulf Arab point out would soon come to be the upcoming country to normalize relations with Israel.

Sheikh Nasser Sabah Al-Ahmad Al-Jaber Al-Sabah, the Kuwaiti emir, did not speak to reporters, and the Kuwaiti Embassy in Washington did not immediately respond to a ask for for remark on Mr. Trump’s statement.

“They are so excited that we signed the very first two countries that I assume they will finish up relatively swiftly staying a section of it,” Mr. Trump said at a White Dwelling press briefing of the prospect that Kuwait would join United Arab Emirates and Bahrain, which signed peace accords with Israel and the U.S. on Tuesday.

Mr. Trump said he and the emir spoke just briefly about Kuwait signing up for the peace deal and supplied no details about when it

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