Paris and Washington to save the United Arab Emirates

It was a matter of time before the two main strategic partners, France and the United States, pledged to come to the rescue of the United Arab Emirates (UAE) in the standoff between them on their soil to start the Houthi rebellion in Yemen. On Friday February 4th, France “decided to provide military support” at … Read more

Houthi rebels fire missiles at Emirates and Saudi Arabia

Published on : 01/24/2022 – 11:10 am Ballistic missiles fired by Houthi rebels in Yemen on Monday targeted the United Arab Emirates and Saudi Arabia, where two people were injured before being intercepted. This attack marks a new milestone in the conflict. Houthi rebels in Yemen on Monday (January 24) fired ballistic missiles in quick … Read more

“a new page is opening in the conflict in Yemen”

Published on : 01/24/2022 – 20:46 A week after their first attack on UAE territory, the Houthi rebels fired new ballistic missiles towards Abu Dhabi and Dubai on Monday, marking a new milestone in the conflict in Yemen. Decoding with Marc Goutalier, Geostrategy Consultant, Middle East specialist. The United Arab Emirates intercepted and destroyed two … Read more

the “Made in France” in war crimes in Yemen

“A strategic partnership, stronger than ever. » On December 3rd, the Minister for the Armed Forces, Florence Parly, welcomed the sale of 12 Caracal military helicopters (Airbus) and 80 Rafale fighter jets (Dassault) to the United Arab Emirates (UAE) during the mini Emmanuel Macron’s tour through the Arabian Peninsula. → ANALYSIS. Rafale sale: An old … Read more

The Emirates’ diplomatic chief is visiting Damascus for the first time since 2011

The UAE chief of diplomacy on Tuesday met Bashar al-Assad in the first visit by a senior official from that country to Damascus since the war began in 2011. A trip that has drawn heavy criticism from the United States is part of a recent regional effort to end the isolation of the Syrian President … Read more

Houthi rebels attack United Arab Emirates

It’s an unprecedented attack in more ways than one. The United Arab Emirates (UAE) was the scene of several explosions on its territory on Monday, January 17th. Three tankers exploded “near the Adnoc storage tanks”, the Abu Dhabi Oil Company in Musaffah, an industrial area around twenty kilometers west of the capital. According to the … Read more

The United Arab Emirates opts for a western-style getaway

Small upheaval in the Gulf. Traditionally, Friday and Saturday are weekend days. From January, the weekend will be aligned with that of western countries. But he will keep half a day free on Friday afternoon. This new weekend has been planned for several years. In 1971, the year the Federation of the United Arab Emirates … Read more

Israeli Foreign Minister begins historic visit to United Arab Emirates

Published on : 29.06.2021 – 10:13 Israeli Foreign Minister Yair Lapid is on an official visit to the United Arab Emirates on Tuesday. He is the first Israeli minister to visit the Gulf monarchy a year after relations between the two countries were normalized. For the first time, an Israeli minister will descend on UAE … Read more

Dubai, haven for wealthy Russians in times of crisis

Since the start of the Russian offensive in Ukraine on February 24, the United Arab Emirates have opted for neutrality. This federation of seven emirates notably abstained in the vote at the United Nations General Assembly last week that ended with Russia being expelled from the Human Rights Council. Nor has it currently joined the … Read more

“Neither Saudi Arabia nor the United Arab Emirates have an interest in a divorce”

Published on : 07.07.2021 – 18:25 The dispute between Riyadh and Abu Dhabi over increased oil production has put OPEC in a bind. Simple oil dispute or real risk of fracture between traditional allies? Answer with Karim Sader, political scientist and consultant specializing in the Gulf. Saudi Arabia and the United Arab Emirates have been … Read more