The UAE places 'authoritarian stability' in the region at the top of its list of priorities.
As the controversial deal between Israel and the UAE is implemented, comedians find new fodder for comedic appeal.
Israel's opposition to selling American F-35s to the UAE is the first blow to any Emirati notions of preferential treatment.
A number of Islamic scholars, including those close to the UAE’s leadership, distance themselves from a statement purporting to endorse the disputed normalisation deal between Abu Dhabi and Israel.
A meeting will allegedly take place between Israeli PM and UAE's leader before the signing of a normalisation deal between the two countries.
Abu Dhabi has carried out mass deportations of Palestinians in the past, and has a record of muzzling free speech.
The UAE’s unwillingness to tackle corruption and money laundering is a global challenge that must be addressed, says a US think tank.
Report by Americans for Democracy and Human Rights in Bahrain describes the Gulf state as a ‘police state’ for its policy of silencing any dissent.
Is it Turkey’s model as a ‘Muslim democracy’ that threatens Gulf monarchies?
Relatives of opposition members risk losing citizenship and the withdrawal of state services, tactics human rights groups describe as ‘collective punishment’.
Abu Dhabi was one of the first countries to applaud India’s changes to Article 370, which provided guarantees of limited autonomy and demographic stability for India-administered Kashmir.
From the war in Yemen and support for renegade Libyan warlord Khalifa Haftar to the blockade of Qatar, Riyadh and Abu Dhabi are intimately involved in contributing to instability in the Middle East.
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