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UAE to grant one-year residency for stricken countries’ nationals
Abu Dhabi, June 18 (BNA): The UAE Cabinet, chaired by His Highness Shaikh Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Vice President, Prime Minister and Ruler of Dubai, has adopted a resolution granting nationals of countries facing war and natural disasters a one-year stay permit, in solidarity with the people of affected nations and to offer them a chance to improve their living conditions until they are ready to return to their home countries.
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Ambassadors updated about Yemeni developments
Riyadh, June 16 (BNA): Saudi Ambassador to Yemen, Executive Director of Comprehensive Humanitarian Operations Centre Mohammed bin Saeed Al Jaber, and Ambassador of the United Arab Emirates Shaikh Shakhbut bin Nahyan Al Nahyan met at the headquarters of Saudi Ministry of Foreign Affairs here today ambassadors of the five permanent members of the Security Council and a number of ambassadors accredited to the Kingdom.
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Yemeni army announces control over Hodeidah Airport
Aden, June 16 (BNA): The Yemeni army announced its control over Hodeidah Airport and defeating of Houthi militias on the fourth day of a military operation launched by the Yemeni army to restore the city of Hodeidah and its strategic harbour.
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UAE begins emergency relief operations in Hodeidah
Abu Dhabi, June 15 (BNA): The Emirates Red Crescent, ERC, has commenced emergency aid operations via air and sea relief bridges in Hodeidah, Yemen, UAE news agency (WAM) reported.
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UN Resolution on protecting Palestinian people welcomed
Jeddah, June 14 (BNA): The Organization of Islamic Cooperation (OIC) welcomed the resolution adopted during an emergency meeting of the UN General Assembly convened upon the request from the Arab and Islamic groups at the UN headquarters.
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Saudi Air Defence intercepted ballistic missile
Riyadh, June 14 (BNA): The Saudi Air Defence today intercepted a ballistic missile which was launched by the Iran-backed terrorist militias to target the Kingdom’s territories.
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2 million worshippers performed prayers in Makkah
Makkah, June 14 (BNA): Amid world-class services and secure and comfortable atmospheres overwhelming the Grand Mosque in Makkah, more than two million worshippers braced the world's most sacred place to attend the last night of the Quran recitation during the holy fasting month of Ramadan.
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UAE aid for all Yemen: Al Hashemy
Abu Dhabi, June 14 (BNA): Reem bint Ibrahim Al Hashemy, State Minister for International Cooperation said that the unprecedented humanitarian situation in Yemen, due to the Houthi militias practices that have long exploited the suffering of the Yemeni people to achieve political objectives, prompted us to take a serious stance to put an end for these practices and help the Yemeni people in this ordeal.
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Palestinian President thanks UN members
Ramallah, June 14 (BNA): Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas has expressed his gratitude and appreciation to United Nations (UN) Member States that voted in favour of UN resolution to provide international protection to the Palestinian people.
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Saudi elected UN Economic, Social Council member
New York, June 14 (BNA): Saudi Arabia has been elected a member of the UN Economic and Social Council for the 2019-2021 term, the Saudi Press Agency (SPA) reported.
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