FUJAIRAH: His Highness Sheikh Hamad Bin Mohammed Al Sharqi, Supreme Council Member and Ruler of Fujairah, is leading the UAE official delegation to the 30th Arab League Summit, starting in the Tunisian capital on Sunday.
His Highness Sheikh Hamad is accompanied by Dr Anwar Bin Mohammed Gargash, Minister of State for Foreign Affairs; Saif Mohamed Al Hajeri, Chairman of the Department of Economic Development- Abu Dhabi; and Faris Mohamed Al Mazrouei, Advisor to the Ministry of Presidential Affairs.
The Summit, to be chaired by Tunisian President Al-Baji Qaid Al-Sibsi, will address a series of critical issues, primarily the Palestinian Cause, Syrian crisis, latest developments in Libya, Yemen and Sudan, and Iran's interference in the internal affairs of Arab countries as well as counterterrorism efforts.
The delegation also includes Saeed Bin Mohammed Al Raqbani, Special Advisor to the Ruler of Fujairah; Mohammed Saif Al Suwaidi, Director General of Abu Dhabi Fund for Development; Rashid Mohamed Al Mansouri, UAE Ambassador to Tunisia; and Juma Mubarak Al Junaibi, UAE Ambassador to Egypt and Permanent Representative to the Arab League.
The affected states stressed that the attacks endangered international commercial navigation and the security of global energy supplies, and threatened international peace and security.
The Criminal Court of Abu Dhabi on Tuesday looked into the case of a European woman accused of drinking alcohol without a license and beating up a cop who was trying to arrest her. She allegedly caused damages to the rear of the police patrol vehicle, in addition to breaking its glass, the Court heard.
The Ministry of Climate Change and Environment (MOCCAE) and Dibba Al Fujairah Municipality launched a joint initiative to plant 2,500 mangrove seedlings at Al Badiya area in Fujairah, situated along the east coast of the UAE. The drive aims to rehabilitate coastal and marine habitat, increase green cover, and safeguard local biodiversity.
Assam and Bihar have been among the worst hit. TV footage showed roads and railway lines in Bihar submerged.
The 22nd edition of the Dubai Summer Surprises (DSS) this year is offering residents and visitors exciting events, sales, entertainment and offers on citywide attractions till Aug.3.
Aiming to provide a platform for aspiring and professional writers to hone their skills, Dubai Public Libraries of Dubai Culture & Arts Authority (Dubai Culture) hosted a series of creative writing workshops. The workshops were held for five days and conducted in Arabic and English by local, regional, and international authors and professionals.