Construction on the United Arab Emirates’ (UAE) first official synagogue will begin next year and be completed by 2022, according to local media reports.
Lieutenant General Abdel Fattah al-Burhan’s visit to the UAE came on the heels of a trip to Egypt and a visit by his deputy, General Mohamed Hamdan Dagalo, to Saudi Arabia.
The first of two brothers charged with plotting to bring down a flight from Sydney to Abu Dhabi with a crude bomb concealed in a meat grinder was found guilty Wednesday.
The South African Special Olympics team has returned to South Africa from Abu Dhabi where they participated in the Special Olympics World games. And they didn’t come home empty handed.
The ship, owned by the French Total oil company, is an oil tanker converted into a FPSO vessel, pumping oil from deep under the seabed into its vast holds before collection — a major innovation for the industry.