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More Airports Screening Passengers Amid China Virus Outbreak

DUBAI, UNITED ARAB EMIRATES – More airports are beginning to screen passengers arriving from China amid growing concerns Friday over the outbreak of a new virus there that has already killed more than two dozen people and sickened hundreds.

The …

Kuwait: Israeli illegal policies torpedo two-state solution

New York, Kuwait voiced deep concerns over Israel’s illegal policies that threatened complete collapse of two-state solution, with occupation authorities’ systematic assaults and violations of Palestinian people and their rights.

“It is totally unacceptable that the Israeli occupation authorities continue …

British PM hails ‘fantastic moment’ as Britain, EU sign Brexit deal

London, British Prime Minister Boris Johnson, European Commission President Ursula von der Leyen and European Council President Charles Michel signed the divorce deal for Britain to leave the EU on Friday, DPA reported.

Johnson hailed the signing, one of the …

H.H. Sheikh Abdullah bin Zayed meets with French FM.

H.H. Sheikh Abdullah bin Zayed Al Nahyan, Minister of Foreign Affairs and International Cooperation, has met with Jean-Yves Le Drian, French Minister for Europe and Foreign Affairs, in Paris.

During the meeting, Sheikh Abdullah and Le Drian discussed ways to …

UAE Aid Reaches Conflict-Affected Syrians in Syria.

As part of its ongoing efforts in support of the Syrian people, the UAE has signed a cooperation agreement with ACTED, whereby the UAE will help fund humanitarian and relief assistance amounting to AED 7.3 million (USD 2 million).

The …

H.H. Sheikh Abdullah bin Zayed meets EU High Representative.

H.H. Sheikh Abdullah bin Zayed Al Nahyan, Minister of Foreign Affairs and International Cooperation, met in Brussels, with Josep Borrell, High Representative of the European Union, EU, for Foreign Affairs and Security Policy and Vice-President of the European Commission.

During …

UAE Leaders congratulate President-elect of Greece.

President His Highness Sheikh Khalifa bin Zayed Al Nahyan, has sent a cable to Katerina Sakellaropoulou, congratulating her on winning Greece’s presidential elections.

His Highness Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Vice President, Prime Minister and Ruler of Dubai, and …

Bahraini Minister of Interior, UAE Ambassador discuss reinforcing bilateral ties.

Lt. General Sheikh Rashid bin Abdullah Al Khalifa, Minister of Interior of Bahrain, received Sheikh Sultan bin Hamdan bin Zayed Al Nahyan, UAE Ambassador to Bahrain.

During the meeting, Sheikh Sultan highlighted the UAE’s keenness to enhance its cooperation with …