Mohammed bin Salman dismissed reports Riyadh suspended U.S.-led normalization talks.
“Biden’s team holds grudges. It will never appreciate Israel for the ally it is,” said Michael Rubin of the American Enterprise Institute.
During a joint ceremony with his Bahraini counterpart, Abdullatif bin Rashid Al Zayani, Cohen affixed a mezuzah on the embassy’s doorpost.
The Foreign Ministry in Jerusalem denied leaking the diplomatic encounter to the press.
Najla Mangoush met last week with Eli Cohen in Rome.
The entrepreneur and Republican presidential candidate also told JNS that far-left ideology has caused rising antisemitism.
The UAE is now one of the leading tourist destinations among the Israeli public.
Tourism Minister Katz, Economy Minister Barkat are expected to visit the Gulf nation soon.
Former U.S. Ambassador to Israel Dan Shapiro is reportedly a top pick.
The South Carolina senator is in Jerusalem after a visit to Jeddah in which he said that he would work on normalizing Israeli-Saudi ties.