Report: Israel and United Arab Emirates hold secret White House meeting

US reportedly hosted secret trilateral meeting with Israeli, United Arab Emirates officials at the White House to plan efforts against Iran.Arutz Sheva Staff, 2/5/2020, 9:28 AM

Plan to drag iceberg from Antarctica to Mid-East desert

UAE businessman hopes to tow 20 km iceberg to his country's coast to use for drinking water.Gary Willig, 7/11/2019, 7:56 PM

Arab Allies want Israel to crush Hamas

Arab autocrats, who need Israel far more than Israel needs them, desire a confident Israel to crush its enemies, not a craven country that bends to terrorists. Rafael Castro, 5/27/2019, 4:30 PM

UAE, Saudi Arabia to participate in US-led economic workshop

United Arab Emirates and Saudi Arabia will take part in workshop in Bahrain in which part of US peace plan will be presented.Elad Benari, 5/22/2019, 6:42 AM

UAE Crown Prince wants to visit Jerusalem

Christian Zionist leader tells i24NEWS UAE Crown Prince wants to visit Jerusalem, says 'astonishing things' about Israel.Arutz Sheva Staff, 5/20/2019, 7:55 PM

NYU chaplain to be first chief rabbi in the United Arab Emirates

Rabbi says he aims to support establishment of permanent Jewish community in Dubai.Ron Kampeas, JTA, 5/15/2019, 7:43 AM

For the first time, kosher food available in Dubai

Kosher catering company opens in Dubai, expects to serve all of the Gulf States.Michal Levi, 3/13/2019, 3:35 PM

Minister heads to Dubai as Israel makes diplomatic push in Gulf

Israeli minister calls for 'peace and security' during visit to Dubai, the latest event in Israel's bid for closer ties with Gulf states.AFP and Arutz Sheva Staff, 10/30/2018, 11:56 AM

Watch: Israeli minister visits Grand Mosque of Abu Dhabi

Culture Minister Miri Regev invited to visit largest mosque in United Arab Emirates.Hezki Baruch, 10/29/2018, 10:37 AM

Israeli Judokas allowed to show national pride in Abu Dhabi

After years of refusals, Israeli judokas to perform under national flag and play anthem at Judo Grand Slam in Abu Dhabi.Tzvi Lev, 10/27/2018, 9:06 PM

Israeli judokas to participate in UAE tourney under Israeli flag

Following cancellation of previous events due to refusal to permit Israeli national symbols, Israeli flag to be featured at UAE event.JTA, 9/13/2018, 3:22 PM

Soon: Israeli symbols in Abu Dhabi

After judo association banned United Arab Emirates from hosting major tournament over treatment of Israel, compromise appears underway.Neri Weiss, 8/5/2018, 11:21 AM

The Islamic response to the US embassy move to Jerusalem

Saudi Arabia, Turkey, and United Arab Emirates give quarter billion dollars to Waqf, other Islamic groups in Jerusalem in "rescue" push.Gary Willig, 5/2/2018, 10:47 PM

TSA orders Middle East countries to inspect air cargo

TSA orders airports in Egypt, Jordan, Saudi Arabia, Qatar and UAE to carefully inspect U.S.-bound air cargo.Ben Ariel, 1/23/2018, 5:13 AM

Saudi Arabia and allies urge citizens not to go to Lebanon

Saudi Arabia, United Arab Emirates and Kuwait advise their citizens not to travel to Lebanon, urge those who are there to leave.Elad Benari, 11/10/2017, 4:44 AM

Is the Arab world beginning to see reason?

The United Arab Emirates consider fighting the terror organizations spawned by the Muslim Brotherhood as a crucial mission.Dr. Mordechai Kedar, 11/8/2017, 6:32 AM

UAE judo head apologizes for treatment of Israeli team

Head of UAE's Judo Federation apologizes for refusal of his athlete to shake hand of Israeli opponent.JTA, 10/29/2017, 4:53 PM

Israeli judo team not allowed to fly to Turkey

UAE refuses to allow 12 Israeli judokas to fly to Istanbul to receive visas to compete in Grand Slam event in Abu Dhabi.Gary Willig, 10/23/2017, 3:25 PM

Qatar files legal complaint against boycott

Qatar files complaint with World Trade Organization against trade boycott by four Arab countries.Ben Ariel, 8/1/2017, 6:44 AM

Arab countries ready for dialogue with Qatar

Bahrain's foreign minister says four countries boycotting Qatar are ready for dialogue, if it agrees to certain demands.Ben Ariel, 7/31/2017, 6:45 AM

Arab countries add to Qatar-related blacklist

Saudi Arabia, Egypt, the United Arab Emirates and Bahrain add nine entities and nine individuals to blacklist over alleged links to Qatar.Elad Benari, 7/25/2017, 5:13 AM

Qatar: UAE hacked our news agency

Qatar says Washington Post report proves the United Arab Emirates was involved in hack of Qatar's state news agency.Ben Ariel, 7/18/2017, 5:14 AM

Hobby Lobby smuggling scandal exposed

Christian US company forefeits artifacts, pays $3 million after prosecutors accuse them of looting, theft, and smuggling.Chana Roberts, 7/7/2017, 11:25 AM

Countries boycotting Qatar rescind their demands

Saudi Arabia, United Arab Emirates, Egypt, and Bahrain rescind their 13 demands of Qatar, vow more measures against it.Elad Benari, 7/7/2017, 4:13 AM

Qatar responds to Gulf states' demands

Qatar responds to list of demands from countries that severed ties with it.Ben Ariel, 7/4/2017, 5:38 AM

U.S. lifts laptop ban on flights from Abu Dhabi

United States lifts ban on laptops in cabins on flights from Abu Dhabi after Etihad Airways complies with tighter security measures.Ben Ariel, 7/3/2017, 3:35 AM

Arab states blacklist entities associated with Qatar

Muslim Brotherhood leader Yusuf al-Qaradawi among 59 individuals blacklisted by Saudi Arabia, the United Arab Emirates, Egypt and Bahrain.Elad Benari, 6/9/2017, 2:06 AM

A fissure in the Arab world

Sunni Arab countries say Qatar supports terror, break ties.Arutz Sheva Staff, 6/5/2017, 4:02 PM

Several Arab countries block Al-Jazeera website

Website of Qatari-owned television network blocked in Saudi Arabia, United Arab Emirates and Egypt.Elad Benari, 5/25/2017, 3:06 AM

Abu Dhabi-based company to build Israel’s new fleet

An Abu Dhabi-based company that is partly owned by Lebanese businessman, Iskandar Safa, will be building four new warships for Israel.Shlomo Vile, 12/6/2016, 11:41 AM

Danon visits Dubai in secret

Israel's UN ambassador visits Dubai in secret to attend UN conference, despite lack of relations between Israel and UAE.Arutz Sheva Staff, 11/3/2016, 11:44 PM

Watch: Crash Landing in Dubai

An Emirates plane crash landed in Dubai after it caught fire mid-air.Rachel Kaplan, 8/3/2016, 1:00 PM

Four Emiratis sentenced to death for joining ISIS

Top court in the United Arab Emirates sentences four locals to death after convicting them of joining ISIS jihadists in Syria.Arutz Sheva Staff, 2/15/2016, 6:46 AM

Steinitz returns after secret meeting in Abu Dhabi

Weeks after Israeli diplomatic mission established in Abu Dhabi, Energy Minister traveled to UAE capital to meet with top officials.Cynthia Blank, 1/18/2016, 11:00 PM

Venezuela, Pakistan slated to join UNHRC

UN Watch NGO urges UN member states to take action against election of human rights abusers to the UN Human Rights Council.Arutz Sheva North America, 10/23/2015, 11:48 PM

UAE Woman Sentenced to Death for Killing American

Murderer stabbed US teacher to death in shopping mall bathroom stall, hours within planting bomb by home of Egyptian-American.Ari Yashar, 6/29/2015, 2:59 PM

American Arrested in UAE for 'Facebook Insults'

An American employed by a company in the UAE has been arrested in that country – for griping on Facebook about his job.Moshe Cohen, 3/5/2015, 7:35 PM

Arab States Worried About Iran Deal

Arab governments reportedly tell Washington they fear a bad deal with Iran will cause a nuclear arms race in the Middle East.Elad Benari, 2/22/2015, 3:12 AM

UAE: Renewed Airstrikes Hit ISIS Oil Refineries

Renewed airstrikes by United Arab Emirates on Tuesday and Thursday have hit Islamic State oil refineries, state news agency reports.Arutz Sheva Staff, 2/16/2015, 6:35 PM

UAE Bans Film for 'Religious, Historical Mistakes'

Exodus: Gods and Kings banned in UAE for depicting God, portraying Moses as a 'preacher of peace' instead of a prophet.Arutz Sheva Staff, 12/30/2014, 10:56 AM

Burqa-Clad Attacker Murders American Teacher

Kindergarten teacher murdered in mall restroom by woman wearing face veil, presenting a conundrum for police.Tova Dvorin, 12/3/2014, 8:27 PM

Gulf States to Return Envoys to Qatar

Saudi, Emirati, and Bahraini envoys to return Qatar, in a reversal of a decision from March.Ben Ariel, 11/17/2014, 12:15 AM

UAE Names Muslim Brotherhood a Terrorist Group

United Arab Emirates designates the Muslim Brotherhood and local affiliates as terrorist groups.Ben Ariel, 11/16/2014, 3:31 AM

Biden Apologizes Again, This Time to UAE

U.S. Vice President apologizes for comments he made suggesting that the United States’ Arab allies armed and funded terrorists in Syria.Ben Ariel, 10/6/2014, 3:14 AM

Report: Saudi, UAE Facilitated Hamas Ceasefire

Riyadh, Dubai granted money for rebuilding Gaza, official insists - prompting Hamas to change its tune over a truce.Tova Dvorin, 8/11/2014, 11:43 AM

Accusations Fly After Report Says UAE Supports IDF

Al-Jazeera claimed UAE supports Operation Protective Edge, prompting a fiery response from Abu Dhabi.AFP, 7/21/2014, 3:38 PM

Ayalon: Israel Retaliates on Cyber Attacks

Deputy Foreign Minister Danny Ayalon warned Saturday that Israel will retaliate against cyberspace hackers as it does against terrorists.Chana Ya'ar, 1/7/2012, 7:57 PM