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UAE: Ministry of Foreign Affairs Condemns Daesh Killing of Japanese Hostage
Att.Editors: The following item is from the Emirates News Agency (WAM)
ABU DHABI, Jan 26 (WAM) - The United Arab Emirates (UAE) has condemned the brutal and shocking crime committed by the terrorist organisation Daesh (ISIL) by the killing of Japanese hostage Haruna Yukawa in a heinous way which represents a violation of human rights and values.
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UAE: Sheikha Jawaher Al Qasimi Confirms Launch Date of Cancer Awareness 'Pink Caravan Ride 2015'
Att.Editors: The following item is from the Emirates News Agency (WAM)
SHARJAH, Jan 26 (WAM) - The fifth edition of the United Arab Emirates (UAE) Pink Caravan Ride 2015, the annual pan-UAE horse-back trek that helps spread awareness of breast cancer, will be held between March 16-25, Sheikha Jawaher bint Mohammed Al Qasimi, Wife of the Ruler of Sharjah, Founder and Royal Patron of the Friends of Cancer Patients Society, International Ambassador of the World Cancer Declaration for Union for International Cancer Control (UICC), and International Ambassador for Childhood Cancer for UICC, has confirmed.
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UAE: Dar Al Ber Continues Delivering Relief Aid to Syrian Refugees
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DUBAI, Jan 26 (WAM) - The United Arab Emirates (UAE) Dar Al Ber Society (DABS) has continued its humanitarian relief aid campaign to ease the suffering of Syrian refugees in the Levant where they are affected by the severe winter.
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UAE: ERC Continues Winter Aid Campaign in Gaza Strip
Att.Editors: The following item is from the Emirates News Agency (WAM)
GAZA, Jan 26 (WAM) - The United Arab Emirates (UAE) humanitarian authority Emirates Red Crescent (ERC) has dispatched a 13-truck aid convoy to the Gaza Strip, packed with medicines and food supplies, to help those affected by the snowstorm in the Levant and Iraq, including the Palestinian territories.
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SAUDI ARABIA: King Abdullah Will be Missed, Says UAE Paper
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ABU DHABI, Jan 24 (WAM) - A United Arab Emirates (UAE) English newspaper today carried commentaries on the Custodian of the Two Holy Mosques King Abdullah bin Abdulaziz Al Saud, of Saudi Arabia, who passed away on Friday morning.
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UAE: Khalifa Foundation Team Distributes Winter Aid to 3, 000 Families in Two Tunisian Governorates
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TUNIS, Jan 24 (WAM) - The United Arab Emirates (UAE) Khalifa bin Zayed Al Nahyan team has distributed new winter aid to 3,000 Tunisian families in the governorates of Jendouba and Tozeur, hit hard by the cold wave that swept across Tunisia over the past few days.
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UAE: Upon Khalifa's Instructions, Funeral Prayer for Saudi King Held Across Country
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ABU DHABI, Jan 24 (WAM) - Upon directives of United Arab Emirates (UAE) President Sheikh Khalifa bin Zayed Al Nahyan, absentee funeral prayer for the late Custodian of the Two Holy Mosques, King Abdullah bin Abdul Aziz of Saudi Arabia, was performed after the Isha (night-time) Prayer at all mosques in the UAE.
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UAE: Princess Haya Bint Al Hussein Honoured for Anti-Hunger Efforts
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NEW YORK, Jan 24 (WAM) - Princess Haya bint Al Hussein, Wife of Vice President and Prime Minister of the United Arab Emirates (UAE) and Ruler of Dubai Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum, recognised for work to United Nations, was awarded the 2015 Hunger Hero Award by the UN World Food Programme (WFP) during a ceremony at the World Economic Forum in Davos, Switzerland, on Thursday.
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EGYPT: Heart-to-Heart Campaign Provides Free Surgeries for 1,500 Villagers
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CAIRO, Jan 23 (WAM) - The Heart-to-Heart Campaign, launched in November by the Saudi German Hospital in collaboration with Dar Al Ber Charity and the United Arab Emirates (UAE) Zayed Giving Initiative, has so far provided free life-saving surgeries for 1,500 Egyptian children and elderly people with genetic heart defects, arterial occlusion and cardiac valvular dysfunction.
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UAE: Khalifa Foundation Takes Winter Aid to 3,000 Families in Snow-Hit Lebanese Towns
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ABU DHABI, Jan 23 (WAM) - The United Arab Emirates (UAE) Khalifa bin Zayed Al Nahyan Foundation has delivered emergency relief assistance to 3,000 families, including refugee families, in the towns of Jiyeh, Barja, Siblin, Bassir and Ketermaya to help them survive a harsh winter as the Levant region and Iraq were recently hit by a fierce snowstorm.
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