Category Archives: Legal

Kuwait wants action over humanitarian crisis in Syria

Geneva, Kuwait on Wednesday called on the international community to do everything in its power to allow the unimpeded delivery of aid into war-torn Syria, given the humanitarian catastrophe unfolding there.

The remarks by the Gulf state’s permanent delegate to …

Syrian refugee crisis is a story of human catastrophe

Manama, With war stretching over nine years with no solution in the offing, the Syrian refugee crisis has emerged as one of the most daunting challenges for the global community.

Dr. Shaikh Abdulla bin Ahmed Al Khalifa Chairman of the …

One lane closure in each direction on Part of Onaiza Street

The Public Works Authority ‘Ashghal’ announces temporary one lane closure in each direction on 1.3 kilometers of Onaiza Street between Civil Defense Interchange and Gulf Interchange starting Friday 23 August 2019 for a period of two months. The traffic change, …

Committee on the Elimination of Discrimination against Women concludes its seventy-third session

Adopts Concluding Observations on the Reports of Qatar, Mozambique, CAte d’Ivoire, Democratic Republic of the Congo, Austria, Cabo Verde and Guyana

The Committee on the Elimination of Discrimination against Women concluded today its seventy-third session, during which it reviewed the …

UAE reaffirms its commitment to tackling linkages between international terrorism and organised crime.

At the UN Security Council Open Debate on threats to international peace and security: linkages between international terrorism and organised crime, the UAE reaffirmed its commitment to continue implementing best practices and the most advanced international initiatives to combat the …

Ambassador Obaid Al Zaabi delivers UAE’s statement at 41st session of Human Rights Council in Geneva.

Ambassador Obaid Salem Al Zaabi, UAE Permanent Representative to the United Nations and Other International Organisations in Geneva, delivered the UAE’s statement at the 41st session of the Human Rights Council in Geneva, during an interactive discussion with the Independent …

UAE adopting a realistic policy to combat discrimination against women, diplomat tells UN Human Rights Council.

The UAE is adopting a realistic policy on combating discrimination against women by guaranteeing their right to education, according to a UAE official.

”Women constitute 60 percent of the total enrolled learners in all education levels in the UAE,” said …