Israel-U.A.E. Diplomatic Deal Ratchets Up Tensions With Iran

Iran unleashed an offended broadside this weekend reacting to the establishment of official diplomatic relations concerning Israel and the United Arab Emirates, a deal signaling further cooperation concerning the Jewish point out and Gulf Arabs to counter Tehran as it vies for regional impact.

In a nationally televised speech Saturday, Iran’s president, Hassan Rouhani, stated, “We warn the Emirates: Really do not open the region for the Zionist routine to step in.” If the arrangement potential customers to expanded Israeli impact in the region, Mr. Rouhani stated,…