While Israel and Oman currently do not have diplomatic relations, foreign ministers of the two countries spoke over the phone on Monday about peace in the Middle East, following a landmark agreement between Israel and another Gulf country, the United Arab Emirates.
Sultan Qaboos of Oman (R) exchanges presents with Israeli Prime Minister Yitzhak Rabin in Muscat, Oman. (AFP)
A general view of the funeral of slain Prime Minister Yitzhak Rabin on Mt. Herzl military cemetery. (Reuters)
Israeli leader Shimon Peres with Oman’s Sultan Qaboos. (Israel Government Press Office)
Israeli Foreign Minister Tzipi Livni shaking hands with her Omani counterpart Yusef bin Alawi bin Abdullah on April 14, 2008 in Doha, Qatar. (AFP)
Sultan Qaboos receives Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu in Muscat on Oct. 26, 2018. (Photo: AP)