United Arab Emirates
Emirates or The United Arab Emirates.
The United Arab Emirates is located on the east of the Arabian
Peninsula in the southwest of Asia, bordered by Oman from the east
and Saudi Arabia from the west and south. Iran is the closest country
to the north.
It has a common maritime border from the northwest
with the State of Qatar and from the west, land and sea borders with Saudi Arabia.
Reason for naming the country
The UAE is named after the seven emirates formed by the federation: Abu Dhabi, Dubai, Sharjah, Ajman, Ras Al Khaimah, Umm Al Quwain and Fujairah.
Qatar and Bahrain were supposed to be with them, but they preferred unity to the federation.
The flag of the United Arab Emirates was adopted by Sheikh
Zayed bin Sultan Al Nahyan on December 2, 1971, on the occasion
of the declaration of the UAE as a state flag.
The national flag contains Red, Green, White and Black colors,
which symbolize Arab unity. Which is represented in
the home famous poetry of the poet Safi al-Din al halla.
The meaning is that things that tend to be known and good, and are symbolized by white. The battles and wars, symbolized by black. The vast expanses of land are green. And the past are the swords that were crushed by the blood of enemies after victory over them, and symbolizes the color red.
Arabic is the national language of the United Arab Emirates. The people of the UAE speak the Arabic Gulf dialect.
Also English is a common language and its knowledge is a prerequisite when applying for most jobs in the UAE.
The official religion of the United Arab Emirates is Islam. Also, there are many religions and other beliefs, and the right to worship is guaranteed to all.
Churches are common in some emirates. The country has large numbers of people who believe in Christianity, Hinduism and others. The state allows them to perform their religious rites freely in their respective houses of worship. There are some adherents of the Shiite community in the country and they have a large presence in trade, especially agents of international brands.
The system of government in the state is more like a monarchical federal system so that the president and his deputy are elected from the rulers of the seven emirates of the Supreme Council of the Union only.
The weather is moderate between October and March of each year where the sun is bright and the weather is pleasant (average temperatures during that period 26 ° C). The nights are cool (the average night temperature is 15 ° C). The summer lasts from April to September, when the temperature reaches its peak, sometimes reaching 50 مع with a sharp rise in humidity. During the summer, the southern and eastern winds blowing across the UAE are dusty and dusty.
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