Archive for the ‘Camel Races’ Category

What, man, defy the devil: Save mankind from dictators!

July 23, 2013, Posted by admin at 5:45 pm

Etihad Airways, the flag carrier of the UAE, is based at Abu Dhabi International Airport. The money power and the shrewd rulers of Abu Dhabi, it would appear, are out to capture the whole world. At a glance, no one will find anything unusual about the move of that country, under the guise of economic [...]

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UAE’s Secret Desert Force Set Up by Blackwater’s Founder

May 14, 2011, Posted by admin at 7:17 pm

UAE’s Secret Desert Force Set Up by Blackwater’s Founder Published: May 14, 2011 ‘New York Times’ ABU DHABI, United Arab Emirates — Late one night last November, a plane carrying dozens of Colombian men touched down in this glittering seaside capital. Whisked through customs by an Emirati intelligence officer, the group boarded an unmarked bus [...]

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UAE Government Detains Pro-democracy Activists

April 13, 2011, Posted by admin at 5:19 am

UAE Government Detains Pro-democracy Activists April 13, 2011 Abu Dhabi Human Rights Watch believe the detention of Ahmed Mansoor is aimed at scaring and intimidating others in the UAE who may wish to make public their demands for democratic reforms. While other governments in the region are discussing democratic reforms, the UAE government is digging [...]

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Camel Races Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates

October 20, 2009, Posted by admin at 5:01 am

INTRODUCTION The UAE has more than two million camels and camel races are among the most popular sports events in the country. The camel races take place every winter, from October to April on various tracks throughout the UAE. His Highness Sheikh Zayed Bin Sultan Al Nahyan, along with other rulers of the emirates, attends [...]

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