UAE forms new alliance with Saudi Arabia

UAE forms new alliance with Saudi Arabia

UAE announces new alliance with Saudi Arabia Diplomatic spat erupts between Abu Dhabi and Tunis  December 5 UAE forms new alliance with Saudi Arabia Just before representatives of all six GCC states convened in Kuwait for the Council’s annual summit, the UAE announced...
Israel: A strategic partner for the UAE?

Israel: A strategic partner for the UAE?

By Sigurd Neubauer November 9, 2017   Despite the city of Dubai’s remarkable success in transforming herself into a sprawling western-style financial hub, the United Arab Emirates (UAE) faced its most significant diplomatic crisis to-date in 2006. As American...
Social effects of the Qatar crisis

Social effects of the Qatar crisis

By Dr. Courtney Freer October 10, 2017   While the political dimensions of the four-month-old Qatar crisis have been analyzed at length – and largely echo those of the Council’s 2014 rift – there has been less scrutiny of the row’s social impact. The...
UAE articulates strong stance against Qatar

UAE articulates strong stance against Qatar

• Emirati ambassador to the U.S. articulates UAE’s strong stance against Qatar • Russia’s top diplomat travels to the Emirates for talks on Qatar crisis • Abu Dhabi condemns the North Korean regime August 2 UAE ambassador to Washington comments on secularism that...