Posted in Iran Israel UAE

Israel stayed away from UAE arms fair ‘for fear Iran would target its delegates’

While COVID was cited as official reason for cancelation in this week’s Abu Dhabi event, TV says decision was taken by security establishment Israel canceled…

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Posted in Crime UAE UK

Suspected gang boss, 33, is extradited from the UAE on drugs and guns charges three years after he left Britain for Dubai

Assistant Chief Constable Matt Burton, from Cheshire Constabulary, said: ‘We would like to take this opportunity to thank the UAE authorities, and all those involved,…

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Posted in Emirati Israel UAE

UAE’s first ambassador to Israel sworn in by Emirati PM

Unclear when Muhammad Mahmoud Al Khajah will arrive in the Jewish state to take up his post United Arab Emirates Prime Minister Mohammed bin Rashid…

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Posted in Iran Israel U.S. UAE

Iranian agents scouted Israeli, US, UAE embassies in East Africa for attack — TV

Attempted strike to avenge deaths of Iranian general, nuclear scientist was thwarted last month, Kan News claims, citing Western intelligence sources Several Iranian agents who…

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Posted in Abraham Accords Israel UAE

UAE ambassador: ‘Abraham Accords were about preventing annexation’

Envoy also confirms Netanyahu trip to Abu Dhabi next week, says bad blood between Emiratis and Palestinians can be overcome with show of good faith…

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Posted in UAE

UAE to offer citizenship to select expats in rare move for Gulf

Dubai (AFP) The UAE announced Saturday it is opening a path to citizenship for select foreigners, in a rare move for the Gulf where the…

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Posted in Israel UAE

Dubai says trade with Israel has topped $270 million since normalization

‘Expansion of trade and investment will benefit not only business communities in the UAE and Israel, but also in the [wider] Middle East,’ official says…

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Posted in Abraham Accords U.S. UAE

US suspends $23 billion sale of F-35s to UAE that followed Abraham Accords

Washington reviewing foreign arms sales made by Trump administration, including deal reached as part of Israel normalization, as well as accord with Saudi Arabia WASHINGTON…

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Posted in Israel Morocco UAE

Israel officially opens embassy in United Arab Emirates with arrival of envoy

Ambassador Eitan Na’eh takes up post in Abu Dhabi, as Emirati cabinet approves opening of mission in Tel Aviv; cabinet approves normalization with Morocco Israel…

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Posted in Israel UAE

Israel officially opens embassy in United Arab Emirates with arrival of envoy

Ambassador Eitan Na’eh takes up post in Abu Dhabi, as Emirati cabinet approves opening of mission in Tel Aviv; cabinet approves normalization with Morocco Israel…

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