United Arab Emirates


US vice president, top officials visit UAE to pay respects

ABU DHABI, United Arab Emirates (AP) — Vice President Kamala Harris led a high-powered American delegation to the United Arab Emirates on Monday to pay respects to the federation’s late ruler and meet with the newly ascended president. The trip marks the highest-level visit by Biden administration officials...

Vice President Harris Speaks About Buffalo Shooting Before Departing for UAE

THE VICE PRESIDENT: Hi. So, we are — I’m leading a delegation on behalf of the President and our administration to express our condolences. The United States takes quite seriously the strength of our relationship and partnership with UAE. And we are going there, then, to express our condolences, but also as an expression of our commitment to the strength of that relationship and continuing to strengthen that relationship.

Prince William visits UAE to offer Queen’s condolences after ruler’s death

Prince William travelled to the United Arab Emirates to deliver condolences on behalf of the Queen and the royal family on the death of the country’s ruler Sheikh Khalifa bin Zayed Al Nahyan.The Duke of Cambridge paid his respects during a meeting with the federation’s new president and ruler Sheikh Mohammed bin Zayed Al Nahyan on Monday (16 May).William’s visit to the oil-rich emirate comes as presidents and prime ministers from around the world descend on the UAE.Click here to sign up for our newsletters.

Biden sends top-tier team to UAE with eye on frayed ties

ABU DHABI, May 16 (Reuters) - President Joe Biden sent a high-powered U.S. delegation to the United Arab Emirates on Monday to offer condolences after the death of its ruler, in an apparent bid to repair frayed ties with Gulf Arab allies. Washington's desire to improve relations with Gulf monarchies...