• An Indian working in a mining company in the United Arab Emirates has become the latest expatriate to have lost his job for "Islamophobic" social media posts, a media report said on Monday. (rediff.com)
  • Usually, the celebration in India is marked a day after the Eid is celebrated in the United Arab Emirates. (rediff.com)
  • Mosques will remain closed for prayers on the Eid Al-Fitr festival, Saudi and United Arab Emirates officials said on Friday, calling on the. (rediff.com)
  • In the deepest split between Arab states for decades, Saudi Arabia, Egypt, the United Arab Emirates (UAE) and Bahrain severed relations with Qatar on Monday and closed their airspace to commercial flights, saying it was funding militant groups. (reuters.com)
  • United Arab Emirates , federation of seven emirates along the eastern coast of the Arabian Peninsula . (britannica.com)
  • Dubai Overview of Dubai city, United Arab Emirates. (britannica.com)
  • Dubai: Dubai, capital of Dubayy Time-lapse video of Dubai, United Arab Emirates. (britannica.com)
  • Standing at a historic and geographic crossroads and made up of diverse nationalities and ethnic groups, the United Arab Emirates present a striking blend of ancient customs and modern technology, of cosmopolitanism and insularity, and of wealth and want. (britannica.com)
  • Dubai, United Arab Emirates Dubai, United Arab Emirates, as seen from the top of Burj Khalifa. (britannica.com)
  • Sisi said in a recent interview that the proposal for a joint force was welcomed especially by Jordan, which might take part alongside Saudi Arabia, the United Arab Emirates and Kuwait. (yahoo.com)
  • Before Egyptian air strikes in February targeting the IS in Libya, the United Arab Emirates, which shares Cairo's antipathy towards Islamists, had reportedly used Egyptian bases to launch its own air strikes there. (yahoo.com)
  • The United Arab Emirates is a federation of seven emirates on the eastern side of the Arabian peninsula, at the entrance to the Persian Gulf. (wikitravel.org)
  • The United Arab Emirates is a modern and dynamic country. (wikitravel.org)
  • The United Arab Emirates is a federation of seven different emirates, each with its own king (or Sheikh). (wikitravel.org)
  • During 2013 the United Arab Emirates spent over US$5.5 billion on Overseas Development Assistance (ODA) - at 1.33 percent, it had the largest ratio of. (irinnews.org)
  • The United Arab Emirates (UAE) will launch an independent humanitarian and environmental TV satellite channel by the end of 2008 - the first of its. (irinnews.org)
  • The U.S. has had friendly relations with the United Arab Emirates (U.A.E.) since 1971, following its formation and independence from the United Kingdom. (state.gov)
  • The Government of the United Arab Emirates (UAE) does not fully meet the minimum standards for the elimination of trafficking but is making significant efforts to do so. (state.gov)
  • One of the few remaining luxury hotel brands to open in the United Arab Emirates capital, the Fou. (telegraph.co.uk)
  • The United Arab Emirates has deported 1,000 people found to have the AIDS virus since it launched a campaign to halt the disease in 1985, a health official said in Abu Dhabi. (latimes.com)
  • The Health Ministry in the United Arab Emirates has called on Muslim clerics to help combat the spread of AIDS. (latimes.com)
  • The Arab American Institute painted this bleak picture today, releasing the latest results of an opinion poll that Zogby International has been conducting annually since 2002, which gauges public sentiment toward the U.S. in the United Arab Emirates, Saudi Arabia, Egypt, Jordan, Lebanon, and Morocco. (motherjones.com)
  • Later in the day, the United Arab Emirates announced that it was restoring diplomatic ties with the Cairo government, becoming the first of at least six Arab countries that are expected to do so in the wake of the Amman summit. (latimes.com)
  • But neither idea survived the debates, not only because of Syrian opposition but also because of concern from Persian Gulf Arab states such as the United Arab Emirates and Oman, which have extensive commercial and diplomatic relations with their neighbor across the gulf. (latimes.com)
  • Saudi Arabia and the United Arab Emirates (UAE) are incensed by Qatar's conciliatory line on Iran, their regional archrival, and its support for Islamist groups, in particular the Muslim Brotherhood, which they regard as a dangerous political enemy. (reuters.com)
  • The National reports from the United Arab Emirates on homeschooling and its advantages and disadvantages. (hslda.org)
  • With Erdogan as PM, exports to MENA rose to 30 billion dollars in 2010, with the United Arab Emirates the largest buyer (8 billion dollars). (ipsnews.net)
  • Another cable reveals that in the neighboring United Arab Emirates, Foreign Minister Sheikh Abdullah bin Zayed Al Nahyan told a congressional delegation last February that 'if Iran goes nuclear, others in the region will move forward on the same track, and the nuclear nonproliferation treaty will completely break down. (cnn.com)
  • The United Arab Emirates has moved forward a ban on all disposable plastic products, except those made from oxo-biodegradable plastics , from 2013 to the end of this year. (treehugger.com)
  • A story born out of the tensions between Jewish and Arab Israelis, the debut novel by twenty-eight-year-old Arab-Israeli Sayed Kashua has been praised around the world for its honesty, irony, humor, and its uniquely human portrayal of a young man who moves between two societies, becoming a stranger to both. (groveatlantic.com)
  • Arab Israelis like Nafar are descendants of Palestinians who remained after Israel was created in 1948, and they currently make up around 18 percent of the country's population. (yahoo.com)
  • The continuing spiral of violence between Israelis and Palestinians also rankles many Arab-Americans. (beliefnet.com)
  • The Arabs leaders also endorsed King Hussein's proposal to place the Middle East problem before an international conference attended by the Israelis, Arabs and the five permanent members of the U.N. Security Council--France, China, Britain, the Soviet Union and the United States. (latimes.com)
  • The Israelis opposed this internationalization of the negotiating process because they believed the Arabs would gang up on them and that none of the Arab leaders would risk looking less tough than the others by offering concessions to Israel. (aish.com)
  • For the first time, Israelis saw an Arab leader extend his hand in friendship -- and in their capital. (aish.com)
  • But Israel was created in the Arab world, and Israelis and Arabs have long been fighting a bitter war about both the nature of Israel and that of Arab opposition to Zionism. (tikkun.org)
  • Um el Fahm is home to the radical nationalist Islamist Movement, which some Israelis say is working to incite an Arab rebellion. (voanews.com)
  • Arab Israelis, most of whom are ethnic Palestinians, make up 20 percent of Israel's population. (voanews.com)
  • ANKARA/DOHA (Reuters) - Turkey threw its support behind Qatar on Wednesday, with officials saying it could fast-track troop deployment and provide crucial food and water supplies to the Gulf Arab country facing isolation from some of the biggest Middle Eastern powers. (reuters.com)
  • DUBAI/DOHA, May 31 (Reuters) - Just 10 days after President Donald Trump called on Muslim countries to stand united against Iran, a public feud between Qatar and some of its Gulf Arab neighbours is jolting his attempt to tip the regional balance of power against Tehran. (reuters.com)
  • In his 1948: A History of the First Arab-Israeli War (2008), Morris misattributed an anti-Jewish statement to the Qur'an and then directly transposed it to explain modern Ottoman and Arab opposition to Zionism. (tikkun.org)
  • The majority of Marsh Arabs are Twelver Shiʿi Muslims, though in the marshes small communities of Mandaic -speaking Mandaeans (often working as boat builders and craftsmen) live alongside them. (wikipedia.org)
  • Contrary to common misconception all Arabs are not Muslims and all Muslims are not Arabs. (slideshare.net)
  • Wherever Muslims went, they left elements of Arab culture along with their religion. (encyclopedia.com)
  • Nicole Guillemard, director of outreach for the Republican National Committee, said the GOP has been actively recruiting team leaders for its get-out-the-vote campaign and already has signed up some 1,600 Muslims, many of them Arab-Americans. (beliefnet.com)
  • Indeed, there is growing frustration among ordinary Arabs about the Arab League's inability to come to a consensus on important issues. (rferl.org)
  • The Arab League's foreign ministers, meeting in Cairo, said they have scrapped the group's observer mission, which was suspended last month amid escalating violence. (rferl.org)
  • Kawasmi and about 1,000 other Arabs in her town make daily decisions when it comes to water -- there's just not enough to go around. (huffingtonpost.com)
  • Speaking after a concert in the Arab-Israeli city of Sakhnin attended by about 1,000 people, many of them teenagers, he pledged to continue with his strident lyrics matched with infective beats. (yahoo.com)
  • Iraqi officials say the gathering from March 27 to March 29 will focus on changes that have swept the region since the Arab Spring uprisings that began last year. (rferl.org)
  • The Arab Spring uprisings have broadened popular support for action in Arab countries where new governments are eager to court public favor. (rferl.org)
  • In carrying out an assessment of the Arab uprisings , it is worth recalling that very few such movements lead to successful revolutions. (opendemocracy.net)
  • These issues form the background to any assessment of how the 2011 Arab uprisings emerged, how they are developing, and what their outcomes are likely to be. (opendemocracy.net)
  • The Arab uprisings sit downwind from the 'negotiated revolutions' that accompanied the end of the Cold War in 1989. (opendemocracy.net)
  • It was, therefore, little surprise that the 2011 Arab uprisings shared considerable overlaps with negotiated revolutions, including the promotion of non-violent protest, an ethos of democratisation, and a transformation rooted in negotiation rather than military victory. (opendemocracy.net)
  • However, the Arab uprisings also led to discussions over whether a further amendment to revolutionary anatomies was being constructed, particularly when it came to the use of information and communication technologies (ICTs) such as Twitter, Facebook and YouTube. (opendemocracy.net)
  • Do the Arab uprisings represent a shift in the anatomies of revolution, perhaps marking the advent of negotiated revolutions 2.0? (opendemocracy.net)
  • Before examining the role played by ICTs in the Arab uprisings, it is worth exploring the basic causes of the uprisings themselves. (opendemocracy.net)
  • Having been caught unprepared by the Arab uprisings, he wrote, the West has now taken the initiative, which can mean only one thing: We must expect some additional madness among some of those who think they are leading revolutions, including leaders, media personalities and intellectuals. (bloomberg.com)
  • China is now the Arab world's second-largest trading partner, and the largest trading partner for nine Arab countries. (cnbc.com)
  • And however improbably, two of the top winners at Sunday night's Academy Awards , "The King's Speech" and " The Social Network ," stand out amid the ongoing wave of Arab revolutions that are reshaping the world's mental maps. (csmonitor.com)
  • They make clear that they expect a say in who rules the Arab world's most populous country once Mubarak leaves the scene. (foreignpolicy.com)
  • ROME - The Dubai International Film Festival has announced the lineup of its Muhr Arab feature film section which will focus on " Arab citizens and their condition after the momentous changes that have recently taken place in their respective countries," said section topper Erfan Rashid. (variety.com)
  • A large portion of the nine pics competing in this key Dubai category are concerned with family ties, always a powerful force in Arab culture, but even more so given recent turmoil, changes and conflicts. (variety.com)
  • Despite the condemnation of Iran, however, the four-day meeting of the 21-member league--consisting of 20 Arab nations plus the Palestine Liberation Organization--took no concrete steps to end the seven-year-old Persian Gulf War. (latimes.com)
  • From 2004 to 2013, China's crude oil imports from Arab countries grew by more than 12% annually, on average, reaching 133 million tons per year. (cnbc.com)
  • In addition, gas reserves grew from 15 to 53 trillion cubic meters, and Arab petrochemicals production is now almost 150 million tons a year. (investopedia.com)
  • There's a new generation today of Western Arabs who grew up in the US, speak English and understand how to take advantage of the system,' he said. (aish.com)
  • But apart from attacking Iran's behavior and showing Arab unity in paper form, the leaders offered no action that promises to help curtail the war in the gulf. (latimes.com)
  • Legitimacy in the public realm is the antidote to the humiliation that the state, society and foreign powers have inflicted on ordinary Arab men and women who have been largely denied the substance of their humanity and their citizenship. (news24.com)
  • And so " The King's Speech " - a film about a reluctant prince who seeks help from a commoner to overcome his stammer and find his voice - may have more resonance at a time when ordinary Arabs have taken matters in their own hands, and have overcome many humiliations to find their own voice. (csmonitor.com)
  • The motorbikes help the EMTs - all trained to be awesome, btw - to navigate through the narrow streets in Israeli Arab neighborhoods. (forbes.com)
  • Sakhnin (Israel) (AFP) - Israeli Arab rapper Tamer Nafar's politically-charged lyrics have sparked the same kind of controversy that may have made his hero Tupac Shakur proud. (yahoo.com)
  • Nafar said he saw similarities between the African-American struggle for equality and the Israeli-Arab experience. (yahoo.com)
  • Part of the problem is that there are so few representations of Arabs in America, so the book got looked at under a microscope," says Abu-Jaber. (sfgate.com)
  • As a portrait of a young man's drift into emotional no man's land, [ Dancing Arabs ] has the feel of grim truth. (groveatlantic.com)
  • In a land where personal and national identities are synonymous, Dancing Arabs brilliantly maps one man's struggle to disentangle the two, only to tragically and inevitably forfeit both. (groveatlantic.com)
  • With refreshing candour and self-deprecating wit, Dancing Arabs brilliantly maps one man's struggle to disentangle his personal and national identities. (groveatlantic.com)
  • If Arab Romanticism's obsession with "Man's" unity with nature was a reply to the indigenous bourgeois selfhood ushered in by al-nahdah then this selfhood's alienation was compounded further by the asymmetries of power endemic to the colonial condition. (jhu.edu)
  • The official exchange rate for the US Dollar (USD) against the Syrian Pound (SYP) was set by the Central Bank of the Syrian Arab Republic in June 2017 at SYP 517 per USD. (fao.org)
  • A Palestinian child crying in Gaza wrenches a mother's heart in Ankara,' Erdogan told the Arab League in Cairo on Tuesday, using language calculated to delight Arab masses. (freerepublic.com)
  • Even though camel-herding pastoral nomads were only a minority during Mohammed's lifetime, it seems clear that Arabs were an important social and political force. (encyclopedia.com)
  • Tippu Tib , also called Muhammed Bin Hamid , (born 1837-died June 14, 1905, Zanzibar [now in Tanzania]), the most famous late 19th-century Arab trader in central and eastern Africa . (britannica.com)
  • Two Arabs living in eastern Jerusalem were arrested last night on suspicion of spraying tear gas inside a bus making its way to the Western Wall. (israelnationalnews.com)
  • It will make life more difficult, perhaps impossible, for moderate Arabs. (csmonitor.com)
  • Tunisia's moderate Islamist party on Tuesday claimed a thumping victory in the country's first election, sending a message to the region that once-banned Islamists are challenging for power after the Arab Spring. (ibtimes.com)
  • The rise in conversion to Sunni Islam is partly a result of anti-Arab racism, the perceived crackdown on the Arab identity of the region and the view that Sunni Islam is closer to the Arab roots of the Ahwazi Arabs. (wikipedia.org)
  • The author, a retired U.S. Army colonel, draws upon many years of firsthand observation of Arabs in training to reach conclusions about the ways in which they go into combat. (unc.edu)
  • His findings derive from personal experience with Arab military establishments in the capacity of U.S. military attache and security assistance officer, observer officer with the British-officered Trucial Oman Scouts (the security force in the emirates prior to the establishment of the UAE), as well as some thirty years of study of the Middle East. (unc.edu)
  • This transformation of Arab identity and tradition has been a continuing process for over 1,300 years. (encyclopedia.com)
  • In the first years after the Arab conquest, it was common to convert to Islam and become an Arab at the same time by forming a relationship with an Arab tribe. (encyclopedia.com)
  • Muslim Arab leaders created great empires that lasted hundreds of years. (encyclopedia.com)
  • Within ten years, the volume of China-Arab trade is expected to reach $600 billion. (cnbc.com)
  • The education system in the Arab sector has been suffering from neglect for years, and it's time we see some positive changes. (ynetnews.com)
  • According to Gulf News, although momentum is not at the pace it was 30 years ago, OAPEC has had a substantial positive influence on the Arab oil and gas industry since its inception. (investopedia.com)
  • The so-called Turkish model has fascinated Arabs for several years, although no Arab country has emulated its mix of secular democracy, Islamist leadership and economic success. (freerepublic.com)
  • Today Abu-Hadba is deputy mayor of Paterson, a post he gained two years ago after the local Arab-American community organized to support a city councilman named Jose Torres for mayor. (beliefnet.com)
  • Four years later, Democrat Michael Dukakis refused the endorsement of an Arab-American group. (beliefnet.com)
  • Ninety-five years on, the sentiments expressed by Palestinian politician Jamal al-Husseini in his 1922 article in Arab newspaper Al-Sabah would surely raise a few eyebrows. (haaretz.com)
  • The case of the Palestinian Hajj Amin al-Husseini, the mufti of Jerusalem during the British Mandate in Palestine, is habitually cited as hard evidence of this alleged Arab pathology. (tikkun.org)
  • In contrast to the usual manner of European warfare, which he terms face to face, Keegan depicts the early Arab armies in the Islamic era as masters of evasion, delay, and indirection. (unc.edu)
  • Perhaps the most common Arab characteristic is adherence to the Islamic faith. (encyclopedia.com)
  • Pre-Islamic poetry indicates that in the year 600 "Arab" referred to the Semitic-speaking tribes of the Arabian Peninsula. (encyclopedia.com)
  • The early Islamic period was a time when Arab identity meant that one belonged to an all-encompassing patrilineal descent system. (encyclopedia.com)
  • The two most critical elements of legitimate governance systems in the Islamic Arab lands are accountability and a sense of justice or equity. (news24.com)
  • Racial anti-Semitism, moreover, was a product of European history, not of Arab or Islamic history. (tikkun.org)
  • Now, as American suspicions turn towards Palestinian groups and the dissident Saudi Islamist, Osama Bin Laden, leaders in the region must be hoping that no Arab group will be implicated. (bbc.co.uk)
  • The Gulf Cooperation Council, made up of six Gulf Arab states, is spearheading the motion, which would need two-thirds of the assembly vote to pass. (cnn.com)
  • A Gulf Arab official said patience had run out. (reuters.com)
  • The Arab military performance on both sides of the 1990 Kuwait war was mediocre. (unc.edu)
  • This is the deeper, more sinister nature of the Arab-Israeli conflict. (jpost.com)
  • Most of the communique was dedicated to setting forth a unified Arab stand on the gulf conflict, which was the basic reason for the emergency summit and which became the focus of the delicate negotiations at the conference. (latimes.com)
  • The United Nations, the United States, the European Union and members of the Arab League have called on al-Assad to end the violence and step down. (cnn.com)
  • Accessible healthcare services tend to be limited in the Arab nations. (prweb.com)
  • The objective of this article is therefore to dispel this popular but incorrect myth by illustrating the developments which led to the destruction of unitary Middle Eastern Arab "bloc" thinking following the Six Day/June 1967 war and the ensuing evolution of localized conflicts dictated by Arab Middle Eastern leaders' perceived interests rather than pan-Arab ideology. (jewishvirtuallibrary.org)
  • A stunning tragicomic novel by a young Arab Israeli who "rises above the wretchedness of the broken mirrors, and the ills of stereotypes, prejudices and divided identities, and creates a wonderfully complex drama out of simple domestic ingredients. (groveatlantic.com)
  • On 12 November 2015, ICANN and League of Arab States, entered into a Registry Agreement under which League of Arab States, operates the .arab top-level domain. (icann.org)
  • It is my fervent hope that at this Arab League summit, leaders will lay down clear guidelines to peacefully resolve the crisis in Yemen," he said. (yahoo.com)
  • The Arab League announced Saturday it was suspending its mission because of a sharp increase in violence. (cnn.com)
  • A boy looks on while waiting for soldiers to finish searching a vehicle and his father at a checkpoint in central Baghdad ahead of the Arab League summit later this week. (rferl.org)
  • Meanwhile, restructuring the Arab League also is on the summit agenda. (rferl.org)
  • The Iraqi government says the meeting will focus on structural reforms that make the Arab League more active. (rferl.org)
  • But Kinninmont is skeptical that there will be a major breakthrough at the summit on internal reforms for the Arab League. (rferl.org)
  • The text supports the Arab League peace plan that calls on President Bashar al-Assad to hand over power to his vice president. (rferl.org)
  • The resolution called upon the Arab League also to "amend Article 7 of the Arab Charter for Human Rights to absolutely prohibit the sentencing to death and execution of those under the age of 18 at the time of the commission of the crime. (ipsnews.net)
  • Then come paragraphs on the sex trade, naked photos, endless lying, pleasuring Arabs, being kept … And so on until The Tragic Accident. (nymag.com)
  • To be sure, not all Arab governments are welcoming China with open arms. (cnbc.com)
  • With substantial demographic growth, intensifying medical needs, more active investments by governments in the medical tourism industry, the introduction of private insurance, and improved healthcare regulations - Arabs are progressively traveling for superior healthcare options. (prweb.com)
  • The uprising against basically corrupt, secular and accomodationist Arab governments, has come to be known as the Arab Spring. (freerepublic.com)
  • The Egyptian-born Zawahri also called on Syrians not to rely on the West or Arab governments in their uprising against Assad's 'pernicious, cancerous regime. (rferl.org)
  • Emigrants from Arab Christian (including Melkite - Antiochian Greek Christians ) communities make up a significant proportion of the Middle Eastern diaspora, with sizable population concentrations across the Americas , most notably in Argentina, Brazil, Chile, Mexico, Venezuela, Colombia, and the US. (wikipedia.org)
  • Arab Christians are not the only Christian group in the Middle East , with significant non-Arab indigenous Christian communities of Assyrians , Arameans , Armenians , Chaldeans, and others. (wikipedia.org)
  • Although sometimes classified as "Arab Christians", the largest Middle Eastern Christian groups of Maronites and Copts often claim non-Arab ethnicity: a significant proportion of Maronites claim descent from the ancient Phoenicians while Copts also eschew an Arab identity, preferring an Ancient Egyptian one. (wikipedia.org)
  • Arab Christians are Indigenous peoples of Western Asia , with a presence there predating the seventh-century Early Muslim conquests in the Fertile Crescent . (wikipedia.org)
  • Generally Arab women are typically considered to be secondary to men in their societies. (slideshare.net)
  • Western men need to respect the privacy and protected role of Arab women in Arab societies. (slideshare.net)
  • The significance attributed to one s genealogical ties has not prevented Arab societies from assimilating non-Arabs into Arab society, a practice that has remained important throughout Arab history. (encyclopedia.com)
  • The changes Arabs now demand in their societies are anchored in a powerful need for legitimate governance structures to replace the fraudulent and corrupted ones that have reigned for many decades. (news24.com)
  • Nationwide, Arab-Americans number just 1.2 million, according to the 2000 Census. (beliefnet.com)
  • Ralph Nader, the consumer advocate whose Lebanese ancestry helped him to earn an estimated 13.5 percent of the Arab-American vote in 2000, is poised to run again in November, "and he could do even better this time, which could come at Kerry's expense," Zogby said. (beliefnet.com)
  • We will be aggressively communicating with Arab-Americans, and it is important to us to reach out all across the country, to maintain the support we received in 2000. (beliefnet.com)
  • So far in the Arab region, only Tunisia has met even the minimum criteria of revolutionary success. (opendemocracy.net)
  • Tunisia became the birthplace of the Arab Spring when Mohamed Bouazizi, a vegetable seller in a provincial town, set fire to himself in protest at poverty and government repression. (ibtimes.com)
  • Typically, 67 per cent of an Arab country's workforce is employed in the informal sector, where they often lack access to job security, social protection and other fundamental rights. (ilo.org)
  • As a result of these conversions, Sunni Arabs across the Middle East have increasingly shown support for the Ahwazi cause. (wikipedia.org)
  • James Dorsey, a Middle East analyst with the Singapore-based S. Rajaratnam School of International Studies, said that despite support for a joint-Arab force, "it would still take months to create and then operate on an ad-hoc basis. (yahoo.com)
  • But there exists a gap between the US people and the US government, and this gap leads to the gap between the West as a whole and the Middle East and the Arabs. (npr.org)
  • In his first novel, Arab-Israeli author Sayed Kashua goes beyond the front-page headlines and horrific newspaper photos of Middle East violence to show a different view of what being an Arab is all about. (groveatlantic.com)
  • Prior to 1967, pan-Arabism was a widely accepted mantra all over the Arab Middle East, and pan-Arab sentiment was harnessed effectively by Egyptian President Gamal 'Abd al-Nasser . (jewishvirtuallibrary.org)
  • The mufti presented himself to Germany as a viable anti-British Muslim Arab leader who could destabilize British control of the Middle East. (tikkun.org)