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EUROPE: Migrants’ Cup of Woes Continues to Overflow, Says UAE Paper
Att.Editors: The following item is from the Emirates News Agency (WAM)
ABU DHABI, May 27 (WAM) - The migrants’ saga seems to be far from over, a United Arab Emirates (UAE) newspaper has noted, following the second tragic shipwreck in two days, when a migrant boat capsized in the Mediterranean on Thursday causing many casualties.
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UAE: Two New Species Added to Global List of Invertebrates after Discovery on Al Wathba Wetland Reserve
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ABU DHABI, May 27 (WAM) - Two new species have been added to the global list of invertebrates after they were unexpectedly discovered on the United Arab Emirates (UAE) Al Wathba Wetland Reserve in Abu Dhabi during regular seasonal wildlife trapping carried out by researchers at the Environment Agency-Abu Dhabi (EAD).
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UAE: Armed Forces Team Returns to Hero’s Welcome after Climbing to Summit of Mount Everest
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ABU DHABI, May 27 (WAM) - The United Arab Emirates (UAE) Armed Forces team, the first UAE team to ever climb the highest mountain in the world, Mount Everest, yesterday received a hero’s welcome at Al Bateen Private Airport, returning from their challenging and successful mission.
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UAE: Etihad Airways is ‘Most innovative Airline of Last Ten Years’
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ABU DHABI, May 27 (WAM) - Etihad Airways, the national carrier of the United Arab Emirates (UAE), has been presented with the title of ‘Most Innovative Airline of the Last Ten Years’ at the Telegraph UltraTravel Awards, which were held at the London Savoy Hotel.
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UAE: Reaping Rewards of Reading Challenge
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ABU DHABI, May 26 (WAM) - The launching of the "Arab Reading Challenge" by Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Vice President and Prime Minister and Ruler of Dubai, in September last year has set the nation on the reading mode, said a United Arab Emirates (UAE) daily.
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UAE: Abu Dhabi International Airport Sees 4.8 Per Cent Rise in April Passenger Traffic
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ABU DHABI, May 26 (WAM) - Passenger traffic at Abu Dhabi International Airport (AUH) in the United Arab Emirates (UAE) grew 4.8 per cent in April 2016, compared to the same month last year, according to an announcement from Abu Dhabi Airports.
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UAE: MoI Hosts Dialogue on Child Rights Law "Wadeema" with 33 Entities
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ABU DHABI, May 26 (WAM) - The Human Rights Department at the General Secretariat of the Office of United Arab Emirates (UAE) Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Interior hosted an interactive dialogue session on the child rights law "Wadeema", which was attended by 33 societal and governmental entities.
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EUROPEAN UNION-UAE: Human Rights Working Group Holds Sixth Meeting
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ABU DHABI, May 26 (WAM) - The European-United Arab Emirates (UAE) Human Rights Working Group held its sixth meeting in Abu Dhabi on Wednesday.
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UAE: Sharjah Archaeological Exhibition in Spain Attracts More Than 45,000 Visitors
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SPAIN, May 25 (WAM) - The United Arab Emirates (UAE) Sharjah Archaeological Exhibition, which was organised by the Department of Culture and Information in Sharjah in conjunction with the Autonomous University of Madrid, UAM, at the National Archaeological Museum of Spain, has continuously received visitors to be briefed on a number of important original artefacts that have been discovered in various archaeological sites in the Emirate of Sharjah.
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UAE: Specialised Section for Children Within Family Prosecution Set Up in Abu Dhabi
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ABU DHABI, May 25 (WAM) - The Attorney-General of Abu Dhabi, the United Arab Emirates (UAE), Ali Mohammed Abdullah Al Balushi, has issued a decision establishing a specialised section for the child within family prosecution in the context of societal and legal responsibility of the public prosecution to protect the rights of children.
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