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UAE: Ministry of Health and Prevention Announces 45 Scholarships for Bachelor of Nursing
Att.Editors: The following item is from the Emirates News Agency (WAM)
DUBAI, Jul 22 (WAM) - The United Arab Emirates (UAE) Ministry of Health and Prevention has announced hiring of seven nursing students who got their Bachelor’s degrees and completed their four-year studies under the "enhancing the attractiveness of nursing as a profession initiative".
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UAE: Abu Dhabi Government Grants US$18 Million to Strengthen Power Supply in Guinea
Att.Editors: The following item is from the Emirates News Agency (WAM)
ABU DHABI, Jul 22 (WAM) - The United Arab Emirates (UAE) Abu Dhabi Fund for Development (ADFD) has participated at the official cornerstone-laying ceremony of Guinea’s National Dispatch Centre in the presence of Alpha Conde, President of Guinea, and Mamady Youla, Prime Minister of Guinea.
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MIDDLE EAST: President Abbas Cuts Contacts with Israel Over Al-Aqsa Mosque Tensions
Att.Editors: The following item is from the Emirates News Agency (WAM)
RAMALLAH, Jul 22 (WAM) - Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas said on Friday that he would suspend all contacts with Israel until the latter cancels all measures it has implemented against Jerusalem and Al-Aqsa Mosque, said the Palestinian News and Info Agency, WAFA.
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GULF: Bahrain Hails Saudi Security Forces’ Success in Stamping Out Wanted Terrorists in Qatif
Att.Editors: The following item is from the Emirates News Agency (WAM)
MANAMA, Jul 22 (WAM) - The Kingdom of Bahrain has lauded the success of the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia's security forces which led to the extermination of three wanted terrorists who had perpetrated a number of terrorist acts and crimes in Qatif province.
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UAE-JORDAN: Foreign Ministers Stress Importance of Immediate and Complete Reopening of Al Aqsa Mosque for Worshippers
Att.Editors: The following item is from the Emirates News Agency (WAM)
ABU DHABI, Jul 21 (WAM) - Sheikh Abdullah bin Zayed Al Nahyan, United Arab Emirates (UAE) Minister of Foreign Affairs and International Cooperation and Jordan's Minister of Foreign and Expatriate Affairs Ayman Safadi underscored the importance of immediate and complete re-opening of Al Aqsa Mosque for worshippers.
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UAE: Forum Calls for Creation of New Authority to Combat Fake News in Arab World
Att.Editors: The following item is from the Emirates News Agency (WAM)
DUBAI, Jul 21 (WAM) - The "Leadership and Media During Crises" forum has called for, during its conclusion yesterday in Dubai, the United Arab Emirates (UAE), the creation of a new authority to combat fake news in the Arab world, as well as a more harmonised message from media institutions during times of crises, and new mechanisms for co-ordinating and unifying the efforts of security and media authorities.
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YEMEN: ERC, UNHCR Discuss Conditions of Displaced People from Horn of Africa
Att.Editors: The following item is from the Emirates News Agency (WAM)
ADEN, Jul 21 (WAM) - The United Arab Emirates (UAE) humanitarian aid authority Emirates Red Crescent Authority (ERC) and the United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees (UNHCR) discussed the humanitarian conditions of refugees in Yemen from countries in the Horn of Africa, and their means of mutual co-operation and co-ordination to provide humanitarian aid to various Yemeni governorates, especially for those arriving from the coastal areas of Yemen.
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UAE: Dubai Hospital Receives Guinness World Record for Removing World’s Largest Kidney
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DUBAI, Jul 21 (WAM) - Dubai Hospital has successfully removed the world’s largest kidney from a 56-year-old United Arab Emirates (UAE) man.
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YEMEN: ERC Sends More Aid to Shabwah
Att.Editors: The following item is from the Emirates News Agency (WAM)
SHABWAH, Jul 20 (WAM) - The United Arab Emirates (UAE) humanitarian aid authority Emirates Red Crescent (ERC) is continuing its humanitarian and relief efforts by providing aid for the Yemeni people to alleviate their suffering.
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GULF: Arab Officials Demand Action from Qatar in Briefing with UN Correspondents
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NEW YORK, Jul 20 (WAM) - Ministers and officials from the United Arab Emirates (UAE), Saudi Arabia, and representatives of Bahrain and Egypt, have met with 14 UN-based correspondents in New York to discuss the ongoing crisis in the Arabian Gulf.
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