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Asked about the possibility of discontinuing Qatar's membership in the Gulf Cooperation Council, Sheikh Khalid said: "This is for the GCC to discuss. Today's meeting is about coordinating stances following the negative Qatari reply. We do not want to take hasty decisions, because such decisions are important and will impact the current situation."
06 july 2017
It's worth reminding that at the outbreake of the diplomatic crisis over Qatar the UAE clearely expressed its support for the statements of Kingdom of Bahrain and Kingdom of Saudi Arabia on Qatar.
11 june 2017

The United Arab Emirates continues to feature prominently high in 16 global competitiveness indices over the past two years, topping regional countries in 13 and coming second in three.
04 february 2017
The Special Envoy reminded all parties that these terms and conditions include an obligation to allow free and unhindered access for humanitarian supplies and personnel to all parts of Yemen, in addition to a full and comprehensive halt to military activities of any kind.
01 january 1970
The World Expo 2020 Dubai will deliver lasting benefits for participants and visitors as well as for the UAE's prosperity and reputation, for business, for knowledge creation and for the wider region.
01 january 1970
This year's theme "Media for Good", serves the UAE's stature as a leader in humanitarian work and of bright examples over the years, which have contributed towards alleviating the suffering of many vulnerable peoples of the world, the minister noted.
05 november 2016
The brother of Sheikh al-Nimr said he hopes any reaction to the killing will be peaceful.
01 february 2016
The Soviet Union reacted negatively to the Iranian Revolution, but hoped to turn its anti-American character to Soviet advantage.
01 january 2016
The Bundestag lower house of parliament will debate the issue on Wednesday and a vote is expected later in the week




12 january 2015
Dr. Gargash said that the war on terrorism begins with a fight on both its funding, and extremist educational and fundamentalist curricula which encourage its growth.
01 january 1970