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The UAE and the so-called ‘national sin’

The UAE and the so-called ‘national sin’

Hamas has the right to say what it wants on regional or international developments. We can, however object and denounce as we wiish.Op-ed.Dr. Salem AlKetbi , 16/07/2021 16:31
Watch: UAE ambassador opens embassy in Tel Aviv

Watch: UAE ambassador opens embassy in Tel Aviv

Opening of UAE Embassy 'not only an important step for Israel & United Arab Emirates, but for the entire Middle East,' Pres. Herzog says.Chana Roberts, 14/07/2021 10:14
Israel, UAE sign agricultural agreements

Israel, UAE sign agricultural agreements

UAE Minister of Food and Water Security joins Israel's Agriculture Minister for signing ceremony in Tel Aviv.Elad Benari, 14/07/2021 01:06
First: Female Arab astronaut from UAE admitted to elite space travel program

First: Female Arab astronaut from UAE admitted to elite space travel program

The Emirates say they are planning a 'colony on the Moon' by 2117.i24NEWS, 12/07/2021 17:34
UAE to inaugurate Tel Aviv embassy on Wednesday

UAE to inaugurate Tel Aviv embassy on Wednesday

President Isaac Herzog will be in attendance at the ceremony, hosted by UAE Ambassador to Israel Mohammad al Khaja.Elad Benari, 12/07/2021 06:04
Explosion heard at port in Dubai

Explosion heard at port in Dubai

Commercial vessel reportedly explodes at Jebel Ali Port in Dubai. No deaths or injuries reported.Elad Benari, 07/07/2021 23:24
Saudi Arabia amends import rules on Israel-linked products

Saudi Arabia amends import rules on Israel-linked products

The move is a Saudi bid to challenge the UAE's status as the region's trade and business hub.Ben Ariel, 06/07/2021 06:50
Leading UAE investors claim Lapid 'snubbed' them during visit

Leading UAE investors claim Lapid 'snubbed' them during visit

While local politicians hailed Lapid's visit to the Emirates a great success, some of the Gulf kingdom's leading businessmen felt snubbed.ILTV, 05/07/2021 16:43
Lapid to UAE media: My visit reflects true cooperation

Lapid to UAE media: My visit reflects true cooperation

FM Lapid says trade between the UAE and Israel has reached $675.22 million since the signing of the Abraham Accords.Arutz Sheva Staff, 30/06/2021 19:56
US praises opening of Israeli embassy in UAE

US praises opening of Israeli embassy in UAE

Foreign Minister Lapid affixes mezuzah on doorpost of Israel's newly opened embassy in Abu Dhabi.Arutz Sheva Staff, 29/06/2021 18:17
History made: 1st Emirati student arrives to study in Israel

History made: 1st Emirati student arrives to study in Israel

The inspiring story of the first student from Israel's new regional partner to study political science in the Jewish State.i24NEWS, 28/06/2021 19:10
FM Yair Lapid to make first-ever official visit of Israeli government minister to the UAE

FM Yair Lapid to make first-ever official visit of Israeli government minister to the UAE

During two-day visit, Lapid will preside over opening of Israeli embassy in Abu Dhabi, consulate in Dubai.Ido Ben Porat, 21/06/2021 12:40
Report: Lapid to visit UAE in first foreign trip

Report: Lapid to visit UAE in first foreign trip

Foreign Minister Yair Lapid expected to become the first Israeli minister to visit the UAE since the signing of the Abraham Accords.Elad Benari, 21/06/2021 04:28
Jewish man makes history as first UAE athlete in Maccabiah Games

Jewish man makes history as first UAE athlete in Maccabiah Games

Jewish athlete will make history when he becomes the first competitor from GCC to participate in the Maccabiah Games.Dan Verbin, 18/06/2021 18:44
Dubai placed on list of COVID-19 red countries

Dubai placed on list of COVID-19 red countries

Ministry of Health announces that the UAE will be added to the list of countries with a large number of COVID-19 cases.Arutz Sheva Staff, 17/06/2021 03:39
Bahrain, UAE welcome new Israeli government

Bahrain, UAE welcome new Israeli government

Bahrain Crown Prince congratulates Bennett and Lapid, while UAE Foreign Minister speaks to Lapid.Elad Benari, 15/06/2021 01:09
UAE elected to UN Security Council

UAE elected to UN Security Council

UAE, Albania, Brazil and Ghana elected to serve on the UN Security Council for a two-year term beginning next year.Elad Benari, Canada, 12/06/2021 00:06
'Israel-UAE ties will remain strong no matter who the PM is'

'Israel-UAE ties will remain strong no matter who the PM is'

"It does not matter who is prime minister," Israel ambassador to UAE says.Arutz Sheva Staff, 02/06/2021 17:12
Israel to open economic attaché office in Abu Dhabi

Israel to open economic attaché office in Abu Dhabi

The office will aim to attract foreign investment and boost economic relations with Gulf states and the broader Arab world.Arutz Sheva Staff, 02/06/2021 06:11
UAE ambassador to Israel visits head of Sephardic Council of Sages

UAE ambassador to Israel visits head of Sephardic Council of Sages

Mohammed Al-Khajah conversed with Rabbi Shalom Cohen, who bestowed on him the Priestly Blessing.Arutz Sheva Staff, 30/05/2021 18:10
Secret air base near Yemen may be used to monitor Iranian proxies

Secret air base near Yemen may be used to monitor Iranian proxies

Air strip is rumored to be a monitoring spot to keep tabs on "non-state actors close to Iran."Dan Verbin, 25/05/2021 18:53
UAE: We're ready to facilitate peace efforts between Israel and PA

UAE: We're ready to facilitate peace efforts between Israel and PA

Abu Dhabi Crown Prince tells Egyptian President the UAE is ready to work to preserve Gaza ceasefire and achieve peace.Ben Ariel, 24/05/2021 04:59
Settlement leader hosts Muslim leaders for Iftar meal

Settlement leader hosts Muslim leaders for Iftar meal

Samaria Regional Council chief Yossi Dagan hosts group of Arab business leaders in breaking Ramadan fast.Arutz Sheva Staff, 07/05/2021 11:55
Association aims to support and rebuild Jewish life in the Gulf

Association aims to support and rebuild Jewish life in the Gulf

In the Abraham Accords era, Muslims in Bahrain are "joining together" with the local Jewish community, says group's president.Yoni Kempinski, 06/05/2021 21:53
Biden stresses importance of Abraham Accords in conversation with UAE Crown Prince

Biden stresses importance of Abraham Accords in conversation with UAE Crown Prince

US President speaks by phone with United Arab Emirates Crown Prince, underlines strategic importance of normalization of ties with Israel.Elad Benari, 04/05/2021 23:07
UAE condemns eastern Jerusalem violence

UAE condemns eastern Jerusalem violence

United Arab Emirates Foreign Ministry urges Israel to “put an end to all aggressions” in the wake of eastern Jerusalem violence.Elad Benari, 26/04/2021 02:03
Israel, UAE sign Memorandum of Understanding on health cooperation

Israel, UAE sign Memorandum of Understanding on health cooperation

Under agreement, the countries will cooperate on global pandemics, cyber security, medical training, and many other aspects of public healthArutz Sheva Staff, 21/04/2021 18:48
BDS movement attacks first Israeli art exhibition in UAE

BDS movement attacks first Israeli art exhibition in UAE

Exhibit in Dubai features three Israeli artists featuring a theme of the "concept of water."Dan Verbin, 21/04/2021 04:42
UAE leaders congratulate Syrian president on National Day

UAE leaders congratulate Syrian president on National Day

Bashar Al-Assad has been president of Syria since 2000 and has been in a bloody civil war since 2011.Arutz Sheva Staff, 18/04/2021 09:32
US lawmakers to review UAE arms sale

US lawmakers to review UAE arms sale

House lawmakers concerned over Biden administration's decision to go ahead with weapons sale to the United Arab Emirates.Elad Benari, 15/04/2021 06:01
UAE ambassador to the US Yousef Al Otaiba to speak at J Street conference

UAE ambassador to the US Yousef Al Otaiba to speak at J Street conference

The ambassador will discuss the recent normalization brought forward via the Abraham Accords.Arutz Sheva Staff, 14/04/2021 13:38
Biden to proceed with UAE arms sale

Biden to proceed with UAE arms sale

Biden administration tells Congress it is proceeding with deal to sell more than $23 billion in weapons to UAE, including F-35s.Elad Benari, 14/04/2021 03:58
Report: Israeli ship attacked in Gulf near UAE

Report: Israeli ship attacked in Gulf near UAE

Iranian, Lebanese media report Israeli vessel attacked off Emirates coast.Arutz Sheva Staff, 13/04/2021 17:49
Ramadan kareem: UAE Issues do's and don'ts for Israeli tourists during month of Ramadan

Ramadan kareem: UAE Issues do's and don'ts for Israeli tourists during month of Ramadan

The friendly reminder was issued to the UAE Hebrew Twitter page in cooperation with the local Chabad branch.Arutz Sheva Staff, 11/04/2021 17:25
Israel defeats UAE team in first-ever friendly rugby match

Israel defeats UAE team in first-ever friendly rugby match

Israel and UAE face off in rugby in what’s likely the first-ever friendly sports matchup between the 2 countries.JTA Staff, 20/03/2021 19:08
Anger against Netanyahu in UAE

Anger against Netanyahu in UAE

UAE leaders express shock PM revealed plans to invest $10 billion in Jewish State, say PM using UAE for election purposes.Arutz Sheva Staff, 17/03/2021 21:12
Report: Netanyahu torpedoed Ashkenazi's visit to UAE

Report: Netanyahu torpedoed Ashkenazi's visit to UAE

PM reportedly decided not to allow Foreign Minister to visit Dubai and Abu Dhabi because he wants to be the first to go there.Elad Benari, 15/03/2021 06:36
Netanyahu visit to UAE cancelled at last minute

Netanyahu visit to UAE cancelled at last minute

PMO says delay in Jordan approving flight path led to decision to cancel visit to Abu Dhabi. New date not yet set.Arutz Sheva Staff, 11/03/2021 15:25
Report: Netanyahu may meet Saudi Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman in UAE

Report: Netanyahu may meet Saudi Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman in UAE

PM reportedly to seek to meet with Saudi leader in addition to Abu Dhabi crown prince in visit to UAE.Arutz Sheva Staff, 10/03/2021 20:53
Behind the scenes of Netanyahu's visit to the UAE

Behind the scenes of Netanyahu's visit to the UAE

PM sends Mossad chief to pressure UAE to invite him to visit Abu Dhabi 2 weeks before Knesset elections.Arutz Sheva Staff, 10/03/2021 19:01
A Gulf-Israel defense alliance to end the Israel-Palestinian conflict and confront Iran

A Gulf-Israel defense alliance to end the Israel-Palestinian conflict and confront Iran

A safe Sunni bloc is necessary for a safe Israel as Iran attempts to attack Israel from near and far. Opinion. Gregg Roman, 04/03/2021 23:55
Netanyahu meets UAE Ambassador: We are changing the world

Netanyahu meets UAE Ambassador: We are changing the world

The two discuss the potential for developing regional and bilateral joint projects in a wide range of areas.Ben Ariel, 03/03/2021 03:58
UAE ambassador, Ashkenazi discuss regional security pact

UAE ambassador, Ashkenazi discuss regional security pact

The first ambassador to Israel from UAE arrived in Tel Aviv, discussed anti-Iran security pact with FM Gabi Ashkenazi.ILTV, 02/03/2021 21:57
'The entire Israeli people welcomes you with joy'

'The entire Israeli people welcomes you with joy'

President Reuven Rivlin receives diplomatic credentials from the first Ambassador of the United Arab Emirates to Israel.Arutz Sheva Staff, 02/03/2021 05:27
Israel pulls out of UAE military expo citing Iran threat

Israel pulls out of UAE military expo citing Iran threat

Israel pulled out of biggest regional military expo featuring 900 companies from over 50 countries in Abu Dhabi due for fear of attack.ILTV, 28/02/2021 21:07
Report: Israel, Saudi, Bahrain and UAE in talks on defense alliance

Report: Israel, Saudi, Bahrain and UAE in talks on defense alliance

Israel reportedly in talks with Saudi Arabia, Bahrain and the United Arab Emirates on establishing four-nation defense alliance.Elad Benari, 26/02/2021 06:02
Report: UAE ambassador to Israel to begin term next week

Report: UAE ambassador to Israel to begin term next week

UAE’s first ambassador to Israel expected to arrive in Israel this coming Monday, senior officials say.Arutz Sheva Staff, 26/02/2021 05:38
UAE sends 20,000 vaccine doses to Gaza

UAE sends 20,000 vaccine doses to Gaza

The delivery was reportedly orchestrated by Mohammed Dahlan, the chief political rival of PA chairman Mahmoud Abbas.Elad Benari, 22/02/2021 05:02
Abbas rival says UAE will deliver vaccines to Gaza

Abbas rival says UAE will deliver vaccines to Gaza

Mohammed Dahlan announces the UAE is sending 20,000 doses of the Russian coronavirus vaccine to Gaza.Elad Benari, 19/02/2021 06:07
Jews of the Gulf states unite

Jews of the Gulf states unite

Rabbi Dr. Elie Abadie, the Rabbi of the new Association of Gulf Jewish Communities, speaks to Arutz Sheva about the new unifying initiativeYoni Kempinski, 15/02/2021 20:22
Mohamed Mahmoud Al Khaja sworn in as UAE Ambassador to Israel

Mohamed Mahmoud Al Khaja sworn in as UAE Ambassador to Israel

Vows to respect UAE constitution and laws, work sincerely to prioritize UAE interests, keep State secrets while performing diplomatic tasksArutz Sheva Staff, 15/02/2021 16:43
UAE appoints ambassador to Israel

UAE appoints ambassador to Israel

Mohammed Mahmoud Al Khajah sworn in as the UAE's ambassador to Israel.Nitsan Keidar, 15/02/2021 00:05
UAE soccer team to play two friendlies with Maccabi Haifa

UAE soccer team to play two friendlies with Maccabi Haifa

UAE-based Al-Ain soccer team will play Maccabi Haifa in two friendlies after the two signed a cooperation agreement.Elad Benari, 04/02/2021 04:36
Blinken speaks to UAE Foreign Minister

Blinken speaks to UAE Foreign Minister

Conversation takes place days after Biden administration halted sale of F35 to UAE.Elad Benari, 04/02/2021 02:01
Plot to attack UAE embassy in Ethiopia foiled

Plot to attack UAE embassy in Ethiopia foiled

15 arrested, weapons and explosives seized in planned assault on UAE embassy,Gary Willig, 03/02/2021 21:35
UAE confident F-35 deal will go through

UAE confident F-35 deal will go through

UAE ambassador to Washington says he is confident the sale of F-35 jets will go through after review by Biden administration.Elad Benari, 03/02/2021 06:39
Biden admin. halts weapons sale to Saudi Arabia, UAE

Biden admin. halts weapons sale to Saudi Arabia, UAE

American geopolitical expert says US wants to 'make sure American technology isn't leaked to China, Russia.'i24NEWS, 30/01/2021 22:49