Khalfan tweets about conditions in some Arab countries

Dubai, United Arab Emirates (CNN) – Lt. Gen. Dhahi Khalfan, Dubai’s deputy police chief, has shed light on several countries, some of which witnessed what became known as the “Arab Spring.” This came in a series of tweets on Khalfan’s official Twitter page, in which he said: “It’s unfortunate what we see of demonstrations there… … Read more

The United Arab Emirates registers 8 earthquakes in southern Iran, of which two are the most powerful, measuring 6.3 on the Richter scale

Dubai, United Arab Emirates (CNN) — The Emirates National Meteorological Center recorded 8 earthquakes in southern Iran, which occurred between Friday night and early Saturday morning. The semi-official Iranian news agency Tasnim reported: “5 people were killed and 19 others injured in the preliminary result of the earthquake that struck Hormozgan province in southern Iran … Read more

Ukraine. Loud explosions are heard in Mykolaiv

Today, Saturday, the Russian army continues to attack the positions of the Ukrainian military forces and infrastructure as part of its military operation that began on February 24. In the latest developments from the field, the mayor of the Ukrainian city of Mykolaiv, Oleksandr Senkevich, said in a social media post that loud explosions were … Read more

Ukraine. Loud explosions are heard in Mykolaiv

Today, Saturday, the Russian army continues to attack the positions of the Ukrainian military forces and infrastructure as part of its military operation that began on February 24. In the latest developments from the field, the mayor of the Ukrainian city of Mykolaiv, Oleksandr Senkevich, said in a social media post that loud explosions were … Read more

Kyiv asks Turkey to seize ship carrying Ukrainian grain

Capitals (agencies) A Ukrainian official revealed that Kyiv had asked Turkey to seize a Russian-flagged cargo ship called “Zybek Zuli” on the grounds that it was carrying a Ukrainian cargo of grain taken from the Russian-controlled port of Berdyansk.A Ukrainian Foreign Ministry official, citing information received from the country’s Maritime Administration, said the ship was … Read more

Chinese president praises governance in Hong Kong

Hong Kong (agencies) Chinese President Xi Jinping praised the Hong Kong government since the return of the former British colony to Beijing, on the occasion of the quarter century of this anniversary, and “true democracy.” During a ceremony in which the new head of the local authority was also sworn in, Xi said that everything … Read more

Libyans defy armed factions and demand elections

Hassan Al-Werfalli (Benghazi, Cairo) Protests broke out in several Libyan cities yesterday over chronic power cuts, with citizens defying armed factions to express their anger at the failure of the government, which made life unbearable during the sweltering summer months.In Tripoli’s Martyrs’ Square, hundreds gathered and chanted for electricity and denounced each of the country’s … Read more

“Korean Films 2022” .. Gather the family on the screen

Tamer Abdel Hamid (Abu Dhabi) Tomorrow, the activities of the “Korean Film Festival 2022” in its sixth session, whose film screenings were held at “Yas Mall – Fox Cinemas” Abu Dhabi, under the title “Family on Screen”, will be hosted by the Embassy of the Republic of Korea, and organized by the Korean Cultural Center … Read more

Kyiv asks Turkey to seize ship carrying Ukrainian grain

Capitals (agencies) A Ukrainian official revealed that Kyiv had asked Turkey to seize a Russian-flagged cargo ship called “Zybek Zuli” on the grounds that it was carrying a Ukrainian cargo of grain taken from the Russian-controlled port of Berdyansk.A Ukrainian Foreign Ministry official, citing information received from the country’s Maritime Administration, said the ship was … Read more

Abu Dhabi Police Raise Awareness About Protecting Youth Against Drugs

Abu Dhabi (Etihad) Abu Dhabi Police organized an awareness conference via remote communication technology entitled “Drug Prevention and Youth Protection is a Shared Responsibility” for Al Ain University students in conjunction with the International Day of Fight against Drug Abuse and Illicit Trafficking, which is celebrated annually on June 26.The conference was led by Lieutenant … Read more