Taking a swipe at the UAE for opening its embassy in Tel Aviv, the Iranian Foreign Ministry’s spokesman warned the Arab country that it will be held accountable for the negative consequences of the Zionist regime’s regional presence.
The Palestinian resistance movement Islamic Jihad condemned the UAE for granting citizenship to 5,000 Israelis, saying the measure has brought yet another disgrace on the “traitorous and compromising regime” in Abu Dhabi.
US President Joe Biden’s administration has told Congress it is proceeding with more than $23 billion in weapons sales to the United Arab Emirates – a member of a Saudi-led coalition which claimed the lives of thousands of people in its war on Yemen.
A senior Sudanese official rejected an initiative by the United Arab Emirates (UAE) to settle the border dispute with Ethiopia, saying it aims to divide the claimed Al-Fashaga area between the two countries.
The value of trade between Iran and the United Arab Emirates (UAE) stood at $14.2 billion in the past Iranian year (ending on March 20), an official with Iran’s Trade Promotion Organization (TPO) announced.
The UAE and Bahrain have dramatically slashed their financial assistance to the the United Nations Relief and Works Agency for Palestine Refugees in the Near East (UNRWA) after the two Persian Gulf states agreed to clinch US-brokered deals to normalize ties with Israel last August.
Iran has prevented Saudi Arabia and the United Arab Emirates (UAE) from participating in the Conference on Disarmament as observers over the two regimes’ war crimes during their campaign of aggression against Yemen.