United Arab Emirates

US Muslim Rights Group CAIR Seeks Removal From UAE Terror ListThe Council on American-Islamic Relations said Friday it has sought to be removed from a list in the United Arab Emirates that designates it as a terrorist organization along with dozens of other groups.
UAE's 1st Female Pilot Carried Out Strikes Against Islamic State MilitantsA senior United Arab Emirates diplomat says the Gulf federation's first female air force pilot helped carry out airstrikes against Islamic State militants earlier this week.
France Joins U.S. In Fighting Islamic State Militants In IraqFrench president says forces will operate independently, but will welcome requests to coordinate with Iraqi and American forces to strike ISIS targets in Iraq.
UAE Jails, Fines Americans For Satirical 'Gangsta' Youth DocumentaryAn American man detained for months in the United Arab Emirates and seven co-defendants were fined and sentenced to up to a year in prison Monday after being convicted in connection to a satirical video about youth culture in Dubai.
Kerry: Iran Not Getting A Nuclear Weapon 'A Promise By The President Of The US'U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry on Sunday tried to reassure America's Arab friends that the United States will not allow them to be attacked "from outside," in an apparent warning to Iran.
Iranian Accused Of Nuclear Smuggling DeportedU.S. immigration officials have deported an Iranian businessman found guilty of illegally shipping equipment to Iran that authorities said could be used in the country's nuclear program.
Couple Accused Of Trying To Smuggle 5-Month-Old Son In Luggage At AirportAn Egyptian couple is accused of trying to smuggle their 5-month-old child in their luggage at the Sharjah International Airport in the United Arab Emirates.
US Muslim: FBI Made Interrogators Torture Me In United Arab EmiratesA Muslim American seeking asylum in Sweden claimed Wednesday he was detained at the U.S. government's request while in the United Arab Emirates last summer, tortured in custody and interrogated about the activities of a Portland mosque.
Follow and Like Us
Best Of CBS Washington

Listen Live